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resuscitate

verb breath fresh life into, bring back to life, cure, improve, reanimate, recreate, recuperate, reestablish, refresh, regenerate, rehabilitate, reinvigorate, rekindle, remedy, renew, restore, restore to life, resurrect, revivify, renovate, revitalize, revive
See also: cure, recall, remedy, renew, restore, resurrect
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May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Back in a Flash LLC has just introduced a device the size of a flash drive that can resuscitate a crashed computer -- not just restart it, but get a non-techie user right back to work, with software and the user's files.
But he not only resuscitates Oldenburg's and Arman's iconic approach to mass culture and Kaprow's and Whitman's performative architectures, he also repositions sculpture within the participatory radicality of that historical context.
Louis Belanger's Post Mortem impressed audiences and critics alike with its confident directing and subtle yet quirky treatment of a very unusual love story, that of a mortician who resuscitates a strangled young woman brought into his morgue by making love to her supposed corpse.