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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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His honor demanded that he attempt to revive Thuran, and there was the possibility, too, that the Russian was beyond human aid.
"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.
Every place including media parliament seminar has the right that if they want to revive Pakistan economically then they should revive Karachi first.
LANDI KOTAL -- Speakers at a function urged poets and writers of Khyber tribal district to revive the tradition of mushaira on social events and said that Baba-i-Pashto ghazal Amir Hamza Khan Shinwari along with his colleagues had introduced the tradition of poetry recitation session on celebratory occasions including wedding, engagement, circumcision, reconciliation of rival groups and Eid festivals.
Reviving the 'dead' Anti-Subversion Act would only revive the 'horrors' it had when it was first promulgated, a group composed of lawyers and law students said Saturday.
ISLAMABAD -- Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said that steps are being taken to revive Karachi Circular Railway and about 38 kilometer of track has been cleared.
Dubai: Students of GEMS Modern Academy in Dubai last week gifted laptops and watches to the school's support staff after refurbishing the devices under the school's Revive initiative.
It is good to see that after years of neglect and indifferences there is resurgence to revive the image and sights, of historical importance in the city, which had once been a capital of great empires in the ancient times.
Nevertheless, I see the need for the government to revive the old meter-gauge railway from Nairobi to Nanyuki.
Earlier, the Sindh government had scuppered a plan of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) administration in the centre to revive the financially troubled and closed PSM by resisting the sale of its land for settling liabilities.