1. Reconstruction

noun. the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the Union; 1865-1877.

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Words that Rhyme with Reconstruction

  • reintroduction
  • deconstruction
  • overproduction
  • reproduction
  • introduction
  • obstruction
  • instruction
  • destruction
  • conduction
  • seduction
  • reduction
  • production
  • induction
  • deduction
  • abduction
  • suction

Example sentences of the word reconstruction


1. Noun, singular or mass
Knowing the dimensions of a military plane or planetary system will allow for a more life-like reconstruction.

Quotes containing the word reconstruction


1. Not bad, not bad at all,"Diotallevi said. "To arrive at the truth through the painstaking reconstruction of a false text.
- Umberto Eco, Foucault's Pendulum

2. Le spectacle est la reconstruction matérielle de l'illusion religieuse.
- Guy Debord

3. Reconstruction of Japan After World War II [10w] 'I am what I plan'became the motto of modern-Japan.
- Beryl Dov

2. reconstruction

noun. ['ˌriːkənˈstrʌkʃən'] the activity of constructing something again.

Synonyms

  • fixing
  • mend
  • reparation
  • makeover
  • fixture
  • mending
  • re-formation
  • regeneration
  • rebuilding
  • reassembly
  • refabrication
  • repair

Antonyms

  • unlock
  • unpin
  • unfasten
  • untie

3. reconstruction

noun. ['ˌriːkənˈstrʌkʃən'] recall that is hypothesized to work by storing abstract features which are then used to construct the memory during recall.

Synonyms

  • reconstructive memory
  • recollection
  • reminiscence

Antonyms

  • unbar
  • unzip
  • unchain
  • dislodge

4. reconstruction

noun. ['ˌriːkənˈstrʌkʃən'] an interpretation formed by piecing together bits of evidence.

Antonyms

  • unbelt
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