the Restoration Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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the Restorationnoun [S]

uk   /ˌres.tərˈeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-təˈreɪ-/
the ​event in British ​history when Charles II was made ​king in 1660 after a ​period in which there was no ​king or ​queen
Restoration
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
belonging to or ​popular during the Restoration: Restoration ​comedy/​architecture/​art
(Definition of the Restoration from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the Restoration”
in Chinese (Simplified) 王政复辟(1660年查理二世的复辟)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 王政復辟(1660年查理二世的復辟)…
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