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
There is a brighter future for coal country if we step up and fund reclamation projects.
Peabody and its various operating subsidiaries meet their U.S. reclamation bonding obligations.
There is a potential for land reclamation through the displacement of the sediment the rivers carry.
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.
Even at a time of financial distress, it is still the responsibilities of these companies to do the reclamation that they signed up for.
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