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resume1

[ri-zoom] /rɪˈzum/
verb (used with object), resumed, resuming.
1.
to take up or go on with again after interruption; continue:
to resume a journey.
2.
to take or occupy again:
to resume one's seat.
3.
to take or assume use or practice of again:
to resume her maiden name.
4.
to take back:
to resume the title to a property.
verb (used without object), resumed, resuming.
5.
to go on or continue after interruption:
The dancing is about to resume.
6.
to begin again.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English resumen (< Middle French resumer) < Latin resūmere to take back, take again, equivalent to re- re- + sūmere to take (see consume)
Related forms
resumable, adjective
resumer, noun
unresumed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for un resumed

resume

/rɪˈzjuːm/
verb
1.
to begin again or go on with (something adjourned or interrupted)
2.
(transitive) to occupy again, take back, or recover to resume one's seat, to resume possession
3.
(transitive) to assume (a title, office, etc) again to resume the presidency
4.
(archaic) to summarize; make a résumé of
Derived Forms
resumable, adjective
resumer, noun
Word Origin
C15: from Latin resūmere to take up again, from re- + sūmere to take up

résumé

/ˈrɛzjʊˌmeɪ/
noun
1.
a short descriptive summary, as of events
2.
(US & Canadian) another name for curriculum vitae
Word Origin
C19: from French, from résumer to resume
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Word Origin and History for un resumed
resume
1404, from L. resumere "take again, assume again," from re- "again" + sumere "take up" (cf. assume). Resumption (1449) is from L. resumptionem, noun of action from resumere.
resume
1804, "a summary," from Fr. résumé, noun use of pp. of M.Fr. resumer "to sum up," from L. resumere (see resume (v.)). Meaning "biographical summary of a person's career" is 1940s.
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