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revival

1. a new production of a play that has not been recently performed
2. a reawakening of faith or renewal of commitment to religion
3. an evangelistic meeting or service intended to effect such a reawakening in those present
4. the re-establishment of legal validity, as of a judgment, contract, etc.

Revival

A restoration to use after a period of obscurity.
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Now you may revive him," said Jane Porter, for she, too, had been haunted with the pangs of conscience which had resulted from her decision to prevent Clayton from offering succor to their companion.
If he lives and this rain revives him--" But he stopped there, remembering too late that he must not add further to the horrors which the girl already had endured.
Four times he stopped, and as many times did his laughter break out afresh with the same violence as at first, whereat Don Quixote grew furious, above all when he heard him say mockingly, "Thou must know, friend Sancho, that of Heaven's will I was born in this our iron age to revive in it the golden or age of gold; I am he for whom are reserved perils, mighty achievements, valiant deeds;" and here he went on repeating the words that Don Quixote uttered the first time they heard the awful strokes.
After reading the Bizz Buzz item 'Reviving dead franchises' (2/19/18), this question came to mind: How did the third division of the Court of Appeals under Justice Normandie Pizarro find in 2016 the tortured justification to revive the so-called 'Lazarus franchises'?
Iranian Azerbaijanis has launched a social media petition to the country's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, requesting him to take steps to revive dying Lake Urmia.
Mumias Sugar Company plans to revive its stalled water bottling venture by year-end, after shutting down in 2015, and cut salaries of its employees.
KHA Secretary had been actively involved in convincing departments to revive or launch their hockey teams.
Global Banking News-August 24, 2017--Alliance for Insurance Reform to revive itself in Ireland
The crowdfunding project Revive wants to bring virtual reality games exclusively built for the Oculus Rift headset onto the HTC Vive.
Overall, the numbers look good, especially if one keeps in mind that the UPA government managed to revive only 417 projects during its full-blown second term between 2009/10 and 2013/14.
Successful completion of the two REVIVE trials is likely to satisfy both US FDA and EMA requirements for regulatory submission for intravenous iclaprim in the treatment of ABSSSI.
Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zanganeh resisted to revive the market," said Mahjoub in an interview with Shana.