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reconstruction

 [re″kon-struk´shun]
1. the reassembling or re-forming of something from constituent parts.
2. surgical restoration of function of a body part, such as with a bypass or plastic surgery.
aortic reconstruction restoration of function to a damaged aorta, as by bypass or aortoplasty.

re·con·struc·tion

(rē'kŏn-strŭk'shŭn),
The computerized synthesis of one or more two-dimensional images from a series of x-ray projections in computed tomography, or from a large number of measurements in magnetic resonance imaging; several methods are used; the earliest was back-projection, and the most common is two-dimensional Fourier transformation.

reconstruction

/re·con·struc·tion/ (-kon-struk´shun)
1. the reassembling or re-forming of something from constituent parts.
2. surgical restoration of function of a body part.

reconstruction

An eClinical trial term of art for archival trial records that should support the data as well as the processes used for obtaining and managing the data, such that the trustworthiness of results obtained can be evaluated. Reconstruction from records should confirm the validity of the information system and its conformance to applicable regulations during design and execution of the trial, as well as during the period of record retention.

re·con·struc·tion

(rē'kŏn-strŭk'shŭn)
The computed synthesis of one or more two-dimensional images from a series of x-ray projections in tomography, or from a large number of measurements in magnetic resonance imaging; several methods are used; the earliest was back-projection, and the most common is 2-D Fourier transformation.

reconstruction

to reassemble or re-form from constituent parts, such as the mathematical process by which an image is assembled from a series of projections in computed tomography.
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The US$21 bn public debt has mostly accumulated since 1992 to pay for post-civil war reconstruction, a massive bureaucracy, an army and security apparatus.
Harris, author of Presidential Reconstruction in Mississippi (1967), which focused on post-Civil War reconstruction, now extends his examination to states where Lincoln attempted "restoration" during the war.
The ship, en route from New York to New Orleans, was reportedly carrying $400,000 in gold coins to New Orleans to help finance post-Civil War reconstruction efforts.
An ideal and exceptionally well organized and presented resource for student papers, "Reconstruction" is unreservedly recommended for community, highschool, college, and university library American History collections in general, and Post-Civil War Reconstruction Era supplemental studies reading lists in particular.
Since most of the material destruction of Beirut came during the 1982 Israeli siege, and the post-Civil War reconstruction regime, nostalgia junkies -- and those critical of nostalgia junkies -- particularly prize cinematic representations of the period from 1974 to 1982.

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