[ ri-kuhv-er-uh-buh l ]
/ rɪˈkʌv ər ə bəl /
The Saddest Literary Deaths We’re Still Crying AboutLet's grab a tissue together and consider why the following deaths of some of our favorite fictional characters can still bring us to tears.
Why Do Parents Use These Babyish Words?When you listen to parents talk to their kids, it may seem like they have their own language. Between ba-ba and uppsie (say what?), parents have a different way of communicating. Let's take a look at the most common words and phrases they use with their children and why.
Related formsre·cov·er·a·bil·i·ty, re·cov·er·a·ble·ness, nounnon·re·cov·er·a·ble, adjectiveun·re·cov·er·a·ble, adjective
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Word Origin and History for recoverability
late 15c., from Old French recouvrable, from recouvrer (see recover) .
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper