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reconquer (v.)

"conquer again, recover by conquest," 1580s, from French reconquerre (12c.), from re- "again, back" (see re-) + conquerre (see conquer). Related: Reconquered; reconquering.

updated on May 21, 2021

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Definitions of reconquer from WordNet

reconquer (v.)
conquer anew;
The country reconquered the territory lost in the previous war
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