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reclaim

verb appropriate, develop, get back, rebuild, recall, recover, redeem, reestablish, regain, regenerate, reinstate, reoccupy, replevin, replevy, repossess, retake, retrieve
Associated concepts: reclaim land
See also: claim, collect, cure, demand, fix, meliorate, purge, reconstruct, recoup, recover, redeem, reform, rehabilitate, renew, repair, repossess, rescue

RECLAIM. To demand again, to insist upon a right; as, when a defendant for a consideration received from the plaintiff, has covenanted to do an act, and fails to do it, the plaintiff may bring covenant for the breach, or assumpsit to reclaim the consideration. 1 Caines, 47.

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Society can subscribe to reclaim me; but Society can't take me back.
While Intier's recycling line was being built, Erema processed the carpeted reclaim for Intier so that the car maker could validate the utility of the recovered blend for new parts.
Fiesta organizers hope to reclaim public spaces that in recent years have been occupied by violent gangs in the barrios.
Businesses are then entitled to reclaim the VAT on the fuel at 17.
The RECLAIM program is not working and smog is getting worse,'' said Steve Kuhn, legal director for Communities for a Better Environment, pointing out that this year's smog in the Los Angeles Basin was at its highest level in six years.
Vincent St Claire, KeyFleets managing director, says: "Companies that reimburse their drivers after they fill up at petrol stations will not be able to reclaim the VAT on these purchases if our tax rules change.
Prior to RECLAIM Ohio, county and state funds were not strategically linked.
These people know each other well through the multi-year battle over what a VOC RECLAIM program might look like.
The company regularly leases sections of these lands to coal operators, who reclaim it afterward according to the terms they agreed upon with Pocahontas while applying for mining permits.
Complete systems for recycling and scrap reclaim for PET and polyolefins, including friction washing, float/sink density separation, grinders, dryers, pelletizers, size sorting, and systems for storage and water treatment.
There is significantly more capacity to reclaim PET and HDPE bottles than there is supply," she says.
Foundries that want to reclaim sand containing multiple binder systems or use reclaimed sand for large numbers of cores need to look beyond these processes.