the conversion of wasteland into land appropriate using habitation or cultivation
- the data recovery of of use substances from waste products
- rescuing from error and returning to a rightful program
- The work or procedure for reclaiming
- The work or means of reclaiming.
- Representation built in resistance; remonstrance.
1. Commerce: Seller's right to restore perhaps not covered goods. 2. Land development: Conversion of unusable land into important property. 3. Recycling: Restoration of materials within a waste stream.
belated 15c., "a revoking" (of a grant, etc.), from Old French r
1. Commerce: Seller's legal right to get back perhaps not paid-for products. See also recaption. 2. Land development: Conversion of unusable land including wilderness, marshland, or submerged land into valuable real-estate by irrigating, drying out, or filling. 3. Recycling: Restoration of products present in a waste flow to useful use.
(n.) The act or procedure of reclaiming.
- (n.) Representation made in resistance; remonstrance.
The work of construction was under the control of the Inland Waterways and Docks Section of the Royal Engineers, and involved the reclamation of a large tract of swampy foreshore, the widening and deepening of the waterway, the construction of a wharf and jetty nearly a mile in length equipped with powerful cranes and of docks for the building and repair of certain kinds of craft, the erection of acres of hutments and store-sheds, and the laying of some 50 m.