Definition of reconstitute
: to constitute again or anew; especially : to restore to a former condition by adding water
reconstitutionplay \(ˌ)rē-ˌkän(t)-stə-ˈtü-shən, -ˈtyü-\ noun
Examples of reconstitute in a Sentence
They have plans to reconstitute the bankrupt company.
Recent Examples of reconstitute from the Web
How Canadian researchers reconstituted an extinct poxvirus for $100,000 using mail-order DNA Eradicating smallpox, one of the deadliest diseases in history, took humanity decades and cost billions of dollars.
Moscow has reconstituted four armies on Ukraine’s borders, rebuilt the Black Sea Fleet, created a powerful antiaccess and...
They will be held once the board is reconstituted, according to EPA officials.
Because of the need to reconstitute the board, EPA is also canceling all subcommittee meetings planned for late summer and fall, Kavlock said.
The mosque was raided by the authorities in January 2003, and in February 2005 it was reconstituted —
The debt Beijing is ostensibly trying to rinse away through deleveraging is being reconstituted in a new form.
Reconstituting an earlier life or a memory of an earlier time is no easy task.
The school was reconstituted in the 2015-2016 school year, its second shakeup in five years.
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First Known Use of reconstitute
RECONSTITUTE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of reconstitute for English Language Learners
: to form (an organization or group) again in a different way
: to return (something, such as dried food) to a former state by adding water
Medical Definition of reconstitute
: to constitute again or anew; especially : to restore to a former condition by adding liquid reconstituted blood plasma
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