reclamation, renewal, rehabilitation(noun)
the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation
rescuing from error and returning to a rightful course
"the reclamation of delinquent children"
the recovery of useful substances from waste products
The act of reclaiming or the state of being reclaimed.
The recovery of a wasteland, or of flooded land so it can be cultivated.
the act or process of reclaiming
representation made in opposition; remonstrance
Origin: [F. rclamation, L. reclamatio. See Reclaim.]
The numerical value of Reclamation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Reclamation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Peabody and its various operating subsidiaries meet their U.S. reclamation bonding obligations.
The new facts are the reclamation and the scale on which it is being done, and that's not an American fact, that's a Chinese fact.
On one site, it has constructed a significant new area that was formerly under water and at another it has used land reclamation to add acreage to an existing island.
The United States is deeply concerned about the pace and scope of land reclamation in the South China Sea, the prospect of further militarization as well as the potential for these activities to increase the risk of miscalculation or conflict among claimant states.
We've been flying over the South China Sea for years and years and years, and ... will continue to do that: fly, navigate, operate. So that's not a new fact, the new facts are the reclamation and the scale on which it is being done, and that's not an American fact, that's a Chinese fact.
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