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restoration

noun [C/U]  us   /ˌres·təˈreɪ·ʃən/
the act or the process of returning something to its original condition, or to a state similar to its original condition: [U] She is in charge of the restoration of paintings in the collection. [C] Elise has worked on a number of 19th-century building restorations.
Translations of “restoration”
in Korean 재건, 부활, 회복…
in Arabic تَرميم, إعادة تَنصيب…
in Portuguese restauração, restabelecimento…
in Catalan restauració…
in Japanese 復元, 修復, (地位などへの)復帰…
in Italian restauro, restaurazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 修復, 恢復, 重定…
in Chinese (Simplified) 修复, 恢复, 复位…
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