Rehabilitate Re`ha*bil"i*tate (r?`h?*b?l"?*t?t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rehabilitated} (-t?`t?d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rehabilitating}.] [Pref. re- re- + habilitate: cf. LL. rehabilitare, F. r['e]habiliter.] To invest or clothe again with some right, authority, or dignity; to restore to a former capacity; to reinstate; to qualify again; to restore, as a delinquent, to a former right, rank, or privilege lost or forfeited; -- a term of civil and canon law. [1913 Webster]

Restoring and rehabilitating the party. --Burke. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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