reinstate

[ree-in-steyt]
verb (used with object), reinstated, reinstating.
to put back or establish again, as in a former position or state: to reinstate the ousted chairman.

Origin:
1620–30; re- + instate

reinstatement, reinstation, noun
reinstator, noun
nonreinstatement, noun
unreinstated, adjective
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reinstate (ˌriːɪnˈsteɪt)
 
vb
(tr) to restore to a former rank or condition
 
rein'statement
 
n
 
rein'stator
 
n

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Example sentences
Conservationists disagreed with the decision and sued to reinstate the wolf's
  endangered status.
Whether one wants to reinstate a name or create a new one, the problem is more
  or less the same.
The government would likely reinstate the full tax eventually.
Prosecutors tried to reinstate the case but ultimately gave up.
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