1. [syn: resumption, recommencement]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Resumption \Re*sump"tion\, n. [cf. F. r['e]sumption, L.
resumptio restoration, recovery, fr. resumere. See Resume.]
1. The act of resuming; as, the resumption of a grant, of
delegated powers, of an argument, of specie payments, etc.
2. (Eng.Law) The taking again into the king's hands of such
lands or tenements as he had granted to any man on false
suggestions or other error.
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
50 Moby Thesaurus words for "resumption":
another shot, another try, doubling, duplication, echo,
fresh start, imitation, new beginning, plagiarism, quotation,
ransom, reappearance, rebeginning, rebirth, recapture, reclaiming,
reclamation, recommencement, recoup, recoupment, recovery,
recuperation, recurrence, redemption, redoubling, reduplication,
reecho, reentrance, regainment, regurgitation, reincarnation,
renewal, reoccupation, reoccurrence, reopening, repetition,
replevin, replevy, repossession, reproduction, restoration, retake,
retaking, retrieval, retrieve, return, revindication, revival,