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Meaning of “reconstruction” - Learner’s Dictionary

reconstruction

noun [C, U]     /ˌriːkənˈstrʌkʃən/
PAST EVENT
the process of creating a description of a past event using all the information that you have: A reconstruction of the crime was shown on TV.Remembering, reminding and reminders
BUILD AGAIN
the process of building something again after it has been damaged or destroyedConstruction work and workersCorrecting and mendingEditing and compilingRestoring and reviving
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