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Reconcentrate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t. & i Reconcentrate To concentrate again; to concentrate thoroughly.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • reconcentrate To concentrate; in military usage, bring forces together at some specified point.
    • reconcentrate To concentrate a second time; specifically, to further concentrate (ore, or matte) which has passed through one concentrating process.
    • reconcentrate To treat (people) as reconceutrados, by shutting (them) up in fortified towns. See reconcentrado, n.
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Usage

In literature:

Weyler instituted the brutal policy that came to be known as reconcentration.
"Cuba, Old and New" by Albert Gardner Robinson
Reconcentration, adopted avowedly as a war measure in order to cut off the resources of the insurgents, worked its predestined result.
"Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by William McKinley
You have established reconcentration camps.
"The Art of Public Speaking" by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
The remnants of the reconcentrating Ashanti army were reported to be somewhere in the bush, east of Dompoasi.
"Through Three Campaigns" by G. A. Henty
But his left was still shaky, his reserves were not yet up and his reconcentration was incomplete.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
Moreover, there was a large number of Americans in the island who were made to suffer from the policy of reconcentration.
"Cuba" by Arthur D. Hall
However, there is nothing about reconcentration in that order.
"The American Occupation of the Philippines 1898-1912" by James H. Blount
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