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Origin of reclamation
OTHER WORDS FROM reclamationnon·rec·la·ma·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for reclamation
Lopez’s version of the song wasn’t a reclamation—you can’t reclaim something that already belongs to you.Inauguration Musical Performances Are Tricky. But Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez and Garth Brooks Did Exactly What We Needed Them to Do|Stephanie Zacharek|January 20, 2021|Time
Gonzalez and Zimmermann, once staples of Washington’s rotation, could come cheap and be late-career reclamation projects, though it’s unlikely the Nationals turn to them for help.The Blue Jays’ Robbie Ray signing could give the Nationals a template|Jesse Dougherty|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
For them, this is not demolition but reclamation, cleansing the sanctuary that has been profaned by liberals.The Tea Party Isn’t a Political Movement, It’s a Religious One|Jack Schwartz|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Matangi, a reclamation of the brown girl narrative, is a middle finger to you.M.I.A.’s ‘Matangi’ Is A Defiantly Personal Reclamation of the Brown Girl Narrative|Rawiya Kameir|November 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He forgot that even the Zionist reclamation project only goes so far.
These acts of self-reclamation, even if achieved with assistance from men, turn these women into something entirely new instead.‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘True Blood,’ ‘Mad Men,’ ‘Copper’: Inside TV’s Prostitute Fixation|Jace Lacob|August 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I “embrace” my “otherness,” to spew that overused phrase of early '90s identity reclamation.
The new Secretary had found his office flooded with complaints about the Reclamation Service.Still Jim|Honor Willsie Morrow
This bog contains several thousand acres, and seems quite susceptible of reclamation and improvement.The Felon's Track|Michael Doheny
In the first place, reclamation may mean two distinct things.The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Volume III.|Thomas Paine
To reduce a hawk while in process of reclamation is no more than you will be obliged to do.
But manning is only the first step in the reclamation of a hawk.