Reinstatement
Reinstatement \Re`in*state"ment\ (-ment), n. The act of reinstating; the state of being reinstated; re?stablishment. [1913 Webster]

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  • reinstatement — index continuation (resumption), rehabilitation, renewal, replacement, restitution Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • reinstatement — 1797, from REINSTATE (Cf. reinstate) + MENT (Cf. ment) …   Etymology dictionary

  • reinstatement — The restoration of an insurance policy after it has lapsed for nonpayment of premiums. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * reinstate re‧in‧state [ˌriːɪnˈsteɪt] verb [transitive] 1. to put someone back into a job or position of authority from… …   Financial and business terms

  • reinstatement — [[t]ri͟ːɪnste͟ɪtmənt[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: usu with poss Reinstatement is the act of giving someone back a job or position which has been taken away from them. Parents campaigned in vain for her reinstatement. 2) N UNCOUNT: usu with poss The… …   English dictionary

  • Reinstatement — 1. The process of re establishing the status of a person, company or law. 2. In regards to insurance, reinstatement allows a previously terminated policy to resume active coverage. Depending on the circumstance of the termination, such as failure …   Investment dictionary

  • reinstatement — noun 1. the condition of being reinstated her reinstatement to her former office followed quickly • Derivationally related forms: ↑reinstate • Hypernyms: ↑condition, ↑status 2. the act of restoring someone to a previous position we insisted on th …   Useful english dictionary

  • reinstatement — noun The act of restoring something to its previous state. Many people are unhappy with the sacking of the chief constable and demand his immediate reinstatement …   Wiktionary

  • reinstatement — reinstate ► VERB ▪ restore to a former position or state. DERIVATIVES reinstatement noun …   English terms dictionary

  • reinstatement — noun see reinstate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • reinstatement — See reinstate. * * * …   Universalium

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