AskDefine | Define rehabilitation

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1 the restoration of someone to a useful place in society
2 the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation [syn: reclamation, renewal]
3 vindication of a person's character and the re-establishment of that person's reputation
4 the treatment of physical disabilities by massage and electrotherapy and exercises

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rehabilitate + ation


  1. The process of rehabilitating something.


Extensive Definition

Rehabation or Rehab may refer to:


rehabilitation in Czech: Rehabilitace
rehabilitation in German: Rehabilitation
rehabilitation in Spanish: Rehabilitación
rehabilitation in Persian: توانبخشی
rehabilitation in Italian: Riabilitazione
rehabilitation in Japanese: リハビリテーション
rehabilitation in Russian: Реабилитация
rehabilitation in Swedish: Rehabilitering

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