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English definition of “resurrect”

resurrect

verb [T] uk   /ˌrez.ərˈekt/ us    /-əˈrekt/
to bring someone back to life: Almost all Christians believe that Jesus was resurrected from the dead. to bring back something into use or existence that had disappeared or ended: Several members of the party have resurrected the idea of constitutional change. She has been busily trying to resurrect her Hollywood career.
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