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English definition of “resume”

resume

verb [I, T]     /rɪˈzjuːm/ formal
If an activity resumes, or if you resume it, it starts again: The talks are due to resume today.Starting againStarting and beginning
resumption     /rɪˈzʌmʃən/ noun [no plural] the resumption of peace talks
(Definition of resume verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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