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English definition of “restoration”

restoration

noun [C or U]     /ˌrestərˈeɪʃən/
the act or process of returning something to its earlier good condition or position : a restoration plan / program / project Workers have started restoration work on the two fountains . Pensioner groups have campaigned for the restoration of the link between basic pension and earnings .
(Definition of restoration noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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