Definitions for reclamationˌrɛk ləˈmeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. reclamation, renewal, rehabilitation(noun)

    the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation

  2. reclamation, reformation(noun)

    rescuing from error and returning to a rightful course

    "the reclamation of delinquent children"

  3. reclamation(noun)

    the recovery of useful substances from waste products

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  1. reclamation(Noun)

    The act of reclaiming or the state of being reclaimed.

  2. reclamation(Noun)

    The recovery of a wasteland, or of flooded land so it can be cultivated.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Reclamation(noun)

    the act or process of reclaiming

  2. Reclamation(noun)

    representation made in opposition; remonstrance

  3. Origin: [F. rclamation, L. reclamatio. See Reclaim.]


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