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Overview of verb restore

The verb restore has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (10) restore, reconstruct

(return to its original or usable and functioning condition; "restore the forest to its original pristine condition")

2. (4) regenerate, restore, rejuvenate

(return to life; get or give new life or energy; "The week at the spa restored me")

3. (2) restore, restitute

(give or bring back; "Restore the stolen painting to its rightful owner")

4. (1) repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on

(restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please")

5. restore, reinstate, reestablish

(bring back into original existence, use, function, or position; "restore law and order"; "reestablish peace in the region"; "restore the emperor to the throne")

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