Meaning of reclamation in English:


Pronunciation /rɛkləˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/

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mass noun
  • 1The process of claiming something back or of reasserting a right.

    ‘the reclamation of our shared history’
    • ‘these memories are a conscious act of reclamation’
    • ‘I understand her work as a reclamation of a lost Italian cultural legacy’
    1. 1.1The cultivation of waste land or land formerly under water.
      ‘the aggressive reclamation of woodlands for agricultural production’
      • ‘a land reclamation project’