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resume

verb
 
 
/rɪˈzjuːm/ US   /rɪˈzuːm/
[I or T] if an activity resumes, or if you resume it, it starts again after a pause: The agreement came on Saturday after talks resumed near the union's Washington headquarters. Businesses that had been disrupted also resumed normal operations.
[T] to return to a position which you have left for a period of time: resume your job/post
(Definition of resume verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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