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English definition of “reinstatement”

reinstatement

noun [U]     /ˌriː.ɪnˈsteɪt.mənt/ formal
the act of giving someone back their job or making something exist again: The union demanded the immediate reinstatement of all the workers who'd been sacked . Reinstatement of the tax would be a disaster .Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
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