Reconstructed Reconstructions

Reconstruction

Meanings and phrases

Reconstruction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the Union; 1865-1877; Reconstruction Period

reconstruction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the activity of constructing something again
  2. an interpretation formed by piecing together bits of evidence
  3. recall that is hypothesized to work by storing abstract features which are then used to construct the memory during recall; reconstructive memory

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

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n.
  1. a United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments; World Bank; IBRD

Reconstruction Period

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n.
  1. the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the Union; 1865-1877; Reconstruction

major reconstruction

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E.g.
  • Stadium's major reconstruction and renovation started in 1996.
  • A major reconstruction and rehabilitation program was launched.
  • A second, major reconstruction of the tomb was undertaken in 1930–31.

reconstruction work

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E.g.
  • Into 1918 was spent on reconstruction work.
  • Most of the reconstruction work was done by François Mansart.
  • After the earthquake, reconstruction work started in Istanbul.

reconstruction project

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E.g.
  • In 1987, a large-scale reconstruction project began.
  • In early 2008, the temple started the reconstruction project.
  • In 1986, the reconstruction project of the temple was launched.

reconstruction efforts

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E.g.
  • During the summer of 1872, Dean Hall was completely destroyed by fire, but reconstruction efforts began immediately.
  • Additionally, Al Attiyah reaffirmed his administration's support for the Somali government's reconstruction efforts.
  • Most Iraqi reconstruction efforts have been devoted to the restoration and repair of badly damaged urban infrastructure.

complete reconstruction

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E.g.
  • The original was closed in mid-2008 for complete reconstruction.
  • A nearly complete reconstruction was assembled from four prints in Eastern European archives.
  • An estimated 83% of the dwellings on the island were damaged including 4% requiring complete reconstruction.

during the reconstruction

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E.g.
  • He participated in the painting works during the reconstruction of Old Town in Gdańsk.
  • The structure was erected during the reconstruction of the Sorbonne, between 1885 and 1901.
  • German traveler Felix Philipp Kanitz visited the church in 1888 during the reconstruction and wrote about it.
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