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re·con·sti·tute

 (rē-kŏn′stĭ-to͞ot′, -tyo͞ot′)
tr.v. re·con·sti·tut·ed, re·con·sti·tut·ing, re·con·sti·tutes
1. To provide with a new structure: The parks commission has been reconstituted.
2. To bring (a concentrated solution or a dehydrated substance) to normal strength or condition by adding water.

reconstitute

(riːˈkɒnstɪˌtjuːt)
vb (tr)
1. (Cookery) to restore (food, etc) to its former or natural state or a semblance of it, as by the addition of water to a concentrate: reconstituted lemon juice.
2. to reconstruct; form again
reconstituent adj, n
ˌreconstiˈtution n

re•con•sti•tute

(riˈkɒn stɪˌtut, -ˌtyut)

v.t. -tut•ed, -tut•ing.
1. to constitute again; reconstruct.
2. to return (a dehydrated or concentrated food) to the liquid state by adding water.
[1805–15]
re`con•sti•tu′tion, n.

reconstitute


Past participle: reconstituted
Gerund: reconstituting

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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Past Conditional
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reconstitute

To restore concentrated food to its original state by adding water.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reconstitute - construct or form anew or provide with a new structure; "After his accident, he had to restructure his life"; "The governing board was reconstituted"
structure - give a structure to; "I need to structure my days"

reconstitute

verb reconstruct, restore, rebuild, overhaul, recreate, regenerate, reassemble Slowly Jewish communities were reconstituted and life began anew.
Translations
يُعيد تَكْوين، يُكَوِّن ثانِيَةً
rekonstituovat
genskaberekonstituere
felold
atjaunot
rozriediť
yeniden oluşturmak

reconstitute

[ˈriːˈkɒnstɪtjuːt] VT [+ events] (= piece together) → reconstituir
reconstituted foodalimentos mpl reconstituidos

reconstitute

[ˌriːˈkɒnstɪtjuːt] vtreconstituer

reconstitute

vt
assembly, committeeneu einrichten, rekonstituieren (form); (= reconstruct)wiederherstellen
foodaus einem Konzentrat zubereiten; solutionin Wasser auflösen

reconstitute

[riːˈkɒnstɪˌtjuːt] vtricostituire

reconstitute

(riːˈkonstitjuːt) verb
to put or change (something) back to its original form eg by adding liquid. to reconstitute dried milk.
reˌconstiˈtution noun
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