reclaim

phonetic symbol: / rikléɪm / 

reclaim - English Dictionary

[ verb ]
■ overcome the wildness of
■ make docile and tractable
e.g.)
・reclaim falcons
domesticate , domesticise , domesticize , tame

[ verb ]
■ make useful again
■ transform from a useless or uncultivated state
e.g.)
・The people reclaimed the marshes

[ verb ]
■ bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one
rectify , reform , regenerate

[ verb ]
■ reuse (materials from waste products)
recover

[ verb ]
■ claim back
repossess

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