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reconstruct

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌriːkənˈstrʌkt/
to build something again after it has been damaged or destroyed: This was a failed attempt to reconstruct their business operations. They plan to use income from tourism to reconstruct the economy.
(Definition of reconstruct from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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