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Meaning of “restart” in the English Dictionary

"restart" in British English

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(Definition of restart from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"restart" in American English

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restartverb [I/T]

 us   /riˈstɑrt/
to ​begin or ​start something again after it has ​stopped for a ​period of ​time: [I] Sometimes the ​computer wouldn't restart at all. [T] He ​offered to restart the ​talks which ​broke down last ​year.
(Definition of restart from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"restart" in Business English

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restartverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌriːˈstɑːt/
to ​start again or ​start something again: Shell ​outlinedplans to restart ​production within six months. restart ​negotiations/​talks. You should restart your ​computer. He will have to ​accept a ​massivewagecut to restart his ​career with them. Some of the North American ​assemblyplants could restart on Saturday.
(Definition of restart from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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