Repristination Re*pris`ti*na"tion (-t?-n?"sh?n), n. Restoration to an original state; renewal of purity. [R.] --R. Browning. [1913 Webster]

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  • repristination — (|)rēˌpristə|nāshən noun ( s) : the act or action of restoring to a pristine state or condition : renewal of purity : restoration repristination of the American Idea as a fighting faith in freedom H.M.Kallen …   Useful english dictionary

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  • repristination — re·pris·ti·na·tion …   English syllables

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