Revendicating
Revendicate Re*ven"di*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Revendicated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Revendicating}.][Cf. F. revendiquer. See {Revenge}.] To reclaim; to demand the restoration of. [R.] --Vattel (Trans.). [1913 Webster]

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  • revendicating — v. demand the return of property, reclaim property …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Revendicate — Re*ven di*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Revendicated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Revendicating}.][Cf. F. revendiquer. See {Revenge}.] To reclaim; to demand the restoration of. [R.] Vattel (Trans.). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Revendicated — Revendicate Re*ven di*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Revendicated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Revendicating}.][Cf. F. revendiquer. See {Revenge}.] To reclaim; to demand the restoration of. [R.] Vattel (Trans.). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Revendication — Re*ven di*ca tion, n. [F. revendication.] The act of revendicating. [R.] Vattel (Trans.) [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • revendication —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈkāshən noun ( s) Etymology: French, from Middle French, probably from revendiquer to revendicate (from re + vendiquer to lay claim to something, from Latin vindicare) + ation more at vengeance : an act or instanc …   Useful english dictionary

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