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reconstitute

(rē-kon′stĭ-toot″) [ re- + L. constituere, to set up]
1. In pharmacology, to restore a dried substance to a fluid form that can be used for injection.
2. To rebuild a substance or reservoir within the body (such as bone marrow) to a natural or a functionally healthy state.
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According to the deal, which Aristide agreed to, the two sides would work together to reconstitute the government.
A trio of three- and four-storey pavilions reconstitutes the volumes of the former city-palace and reinstates the pedestrian promenade from Schlossbergstrasse to the old city markets.