restoration

  • 1 Restoration — may refer to:In government / politicsA restoration is a historical episode whereby a previous government over an area or jurisdiction is reinstated. Restoration is inclusive also of the period immediately following that episode. For example, the… …

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  • 2 Restoration — Res to*ra tion (r?s t?*r? sh?n), n. [OE. restauracion, F. restauration, fr. L. restauratio. See {Restore}.] 1. The act of restoring or bringing back to a former place, station, or condition; the fact of being restored; renewal; re[… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 restoration — UK US /ˌrestərˈeɪʃən/ noun [C or U] ► the act or process of returning something to its earlier good condition or position: »a restoration plan/program/project »Workers have started restoration work on the two fountains. »Pensioner groups have… …

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  • 4 Restoration — bezeichnet Die Stuart Restauration im England des 17. Jahrhunderts von 1660 bis 1688 Restoration – Zeit der Sinnlichkeit (Originaltitel Restoration), einen Film von 1995 Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur …

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  • 5 restoration — ► NOUN 1) the action of returning something to a former condition, place, or owner. 2) the process of repairing or renovating a building, work of art, etc. 3) the reinstatement of a previous practice, right, or situation. 4) the return of a… …

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  • 6 restoration — [res΄tə rā′shən] n. [ME restauration < MFr < LL restauratio] 1. a restoring or being restored; specif., a) reinstatement in a former position, rank, etc. b) restitution for loss, damage, etc. c) a putting or bringing back into a former,… …

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  • 7 restoration — restoration. См. репаративный синтез. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 8 restoration — restoration. = repair (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 9 restoration — index acquittal, collection (payment), compensation, continuation (resumption), contribution (indemnification) …

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  • 10 restoration — (n.) 1650s; see RESTORE (Cf. restore) + ATION (Cf. ation). With a capital R , in reference to the reestablishment of the English monarchy under Charles II in 1660, from 1718. As a period in English theater, attested from 1898. In French history,… …

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  • 11 restoration — noun 1 returning sth to its original condition ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, full ▪ extensive, major ▪ Many of the older paintings have undergone extensive restoration. ▪ partial …

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  • 12 restoration — res|to|ra|tion [ˌrestəˈreıʃən] n [U and C] 1.) when you repair something such as an old building or a piece of furniture, so that it looks the same as when it was first built or made restoration of ▪ a fund for the restoration of historic… …

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  • 13 Restoration — Le Don du roi Le Don du roi Dorset, décors du film Titre original Restoration Titre q …

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  • 14 restoration — /res teuh ray sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of restoring; renewal, revival, or reestablishment. 2. the state or fact of being restored. 3. a return of something to a former, original, normal, or unimpaired condition. 4. restitution of something taken… …

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  • 15 Restoration — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Restoration >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 restoration restoration restoral Sgm: N 1 reinstatement reinstatement replacement rehabilitation reestablishment reconstitution reconstruction Sgm: N 1 reproduction reproduction …

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  • 16 restoration — noun (C, U) 1 the act of thoroughly repairing something such as an old building or a piece of furniture so that it looks the same as it did when it was first made: a fund for the restoration of historic buildings 2 the act of bringing back a law …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 restoration */*/ — UK [ˌrestəˈreɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms restoration : singular restoration plural restorations 1) [countable/uncountable] the process of putting something such as a piece of art or a building back into its original condition so that it looks… …

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  • 18 restoration — In dentistry : 1. A prosthetic r. or appliance; a broad term applied to any inlay, crown, bridge, partial denture, or complete denture that restores or replaces lost tooth structure, teeth, or …

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  • 19 restoration — res|to|ra|tion [ ,restə reıʃn ] noun 1. ) count or uncount the process of putting something such as a piece of art or a building back into its original condition so that it looks cleaner and better: restoration of: She specializes in the cleaning …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 Restoration — [[t]re̱stəre͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] 1) N PROPER: the N The Restoration was the event in 1660 when Charles the Second became King of England, Scotland, and Ireland after a period when there had been no King or Queen. 2) ADJ: ADJ n Restoration is used to… …

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