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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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White propagandists used apocalyptic language to encourage fear, extremism, and violence to end the "evil" of Radical Reconstruction.
Haydock is well placed to compete with Britain's most prestigious racecourses and it will be interesting to see what impact the radical reconstruction of the track has.
Johnson's ineptitude and the Southerners' continued belligerence pushed moderate Republicans to the left, resulting in a more radical Reconstruction than might have happened otherwise.
Dr Werner Mang claimed he was summoned by the 45-year-old singer's medical team for a radical reconstruction of the ravaged hooter in the late 1990s.
The Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2003 paves the way for a radical reconstruction of the state's juvenile justice system and mandates the closure of the notorious Tallulah youth prison.
But Don Wilson, president of the Association of Small Business Development Centers, objected, "What they are proposing is a radical reconstruction of a program that has proven itself over and over and over again for a quarter of a century.
He underwent a radical reconstruction of his right knee last summer.
Jazz should have changed in the '60s and '70s because the country itself was undergoing a radical reconstruction.
Smith & Nephew, the pharmaceutical company, has completed a radical reconstruction, transforming what was once regarded as a dull but safe investment.