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From Middle French récréation, from Old French recreacion, from Latin recreatio.

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recreation (countable and uncountable, plural recreations)

  1. Any activity, such as play, that amuses, diverts or stimulates.
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Etymology 2Edit

re- +‎ creation

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recreation (plural recreations)

  1. The process of recreating something.
  2. The result of this process.
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Hyphenated form re-creation avoids confusion with more common other sense.

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