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English definition of “restart”

restart

verb [I or T]     /ˌriːˈstɑːt/
to start again or start something again: Shell outlined plans to restart production within six months. restart negotiations/talks. You should restart your computer. He will have to accept a massive wage cut to restart his career with them. Some of the North American assembly plants could restart on Saturday.
(Definition of restart verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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