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noun as in the act of restoring

noun as in the act of reconstructing

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This restoration will repair 16 miles of habitat for threatened salmon and steelhead.

It also allows restorers to learn about and evaluate previous restoration efforts, which may have changed the characteristics of the work.

“The work of the next four years must be the restoration of democracy,” he said.

In 2017, the Constitutional Court of Colombia declared the Atrato River—one of Colombia’s largest rivers—to be a “subject of rights,” with rights to protection, conservation, maintenance, and restoration.

It’s one of more than a dozen lighthouse turned hotel properties in the country, and bookings help fund maintenance and restoration of the island.

In the meantime, we continue to support the restoration of fundamental human rights in Cuba.

And how about the matter at hand, the restoration of diplomatic relations?

But while restoration is important, what these initiatives lack is a master conservation plan.

A historic hilltop village in Sicily is selling homes for $1.25 each in exchange for long-term investment and restoration.

These days cash-strapped Italy is handing out restoration initiatives to just about anyone willing to pay the bill.

The result of the restoration of trade, banking, and credit to earlier and more normal conditions has been steadily apparent.

The restoration of stolen goods was probably dwarfed in his mind by the importance of capturing the stealers.

Surely France must now recognise that he alone could save her; but the second restoration dashed his hopes to the ground.

With the Restoration the Marshal at once accepted the change of government and gave his adhesion to the Bourbons.

Le nombre des Marchaux fut limit et non augment sous la Restoration.


On this page you'll find 91 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to restoration, such as: rebuilding, reclamation, recovery, rehabilitation, renewal, and renovation.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.