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reconstruction

noun
     
Related topics: Construction
re‧con‧struc‧tion
1 [uncountable]TBCPM the work that is done to repair the damage to a city, industry etc, especially after a war
reconstruction of
the reconstruction of Western Europe after the war
2 [countable usually singular] a description or copy of an event or a place, which you produce by collecting information about it
reconstruction of
Detectives want to stage a reconstruction of events.
a reconstruction of a Roman villa

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