Reconstruction

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Synonyms for Reconstruction

Synonyms for Reconstruction

the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the Union

an interpretation formed by piecing together bits of evidence

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recall that is hypothesized to work by storing abstract features which are then used to construct the memory during recall

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Among his chapters are Byzantium and the European Dark Ages 476-1000, Galileo 1564-1642, the American Reconstruction 1860-90, and flight and the World Wars 1900-50.
soldier, working with the American Reconstruction Team in southern Iraq's Wassit Province, has been injured by sniper fire north of Kut, a Wassit official said.
Jay Garner, the retired US lieutenant general who briefly headed the American reconstruction effort in Iraq after the 2003 invasion, says it is precisely this pro-US attitude, coupled with the region's oil wealth and strategic location between Iran, Syria and Turkey, which makes Kurds the perfect partner in Iraq.
The process of distributing the subsidised materials lasted one month, said the director, who added the materials were made available with financial support from the American Reconstruction Team (PRT).
7 quoted as saying: "There's some outrage that the collective capacity of American reconstruction capability was ignored prior to the war.
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