Definition of "resumption" []

  • The act or an instance of resuming; a beginning again: resumption of negotiations. (noun)
  • The act of resuming or beginning again (noun)

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Use "resumption" in a sentence
  • "And the third problem, the resumption, is alright by me because it makes the question easier to comprehend."
  • "First, the challenge isn't to permanent detention, but rather indefinite detention, so the real threat of its resumption is enough to make it real."
  • "Hurricane Mitch has disrupted traffic flow through the region, but over the longer term resumption or even an increase in trafficking activity remains possible."