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reconsideration

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the act of reconsidering or something reconsidered

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of reconsidering, or the state of being reconsidered.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of reconsidering.
  • n. A second consideration; specifically, in deliberative assemblies, the taking Up for renewed consideration that which has been passed or acted upon previously, as a motion, vote, etc. Usually a motion to reconsider can be made only by a person who voted with the majority.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a consideration of a topic (as in a meeting) with a view to changing an earlier decision
  • n. thinking again about a choice previously made

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Usually, after initial denial, reconsideration is a bust.

    Balloon Juice » Blog Archive » Help a Brother Out

  • Perhaps the place to begin such a reconsideration is simply to remind ourselves that "theory" itself is a by-product of the transformation of the English department into the academic department assigned to "study" literature in the first place.

    Literary Study

  • This tiny bit of racial reconsideration is the only unequivocally good news to come out of the Facebook Usernames launch.

    Exclusive: The Future of Facebook Usernames - Anil Dash

  • The "new normal" required that we adopt a "new paradigm," which in turn required, according to an internal White House memo signed by President Bush, "new thinking in the law of war," in other words a reconsideration of the Geneva Convention's prohibition against torture.

    Politics in the 'New Normal' America

  • The “new normal” required that we adopt a “new paradigm,” which in turn required, according to an internal White House memo signed by President Bush, “new thinking in the law of war,” in other words a reconsideration of the Geneva Convention’s prohibition against torture.

    Writers and Politics « So Many Books

  • Now the president will have 30 days to either approve a bill or return it to Congress for reconsideration, which is Mexico's equivalent of a veto.

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  • If there is a denial you then must file an appeal called reconsideration and then it is sent back to the state agency where another decision is made.

    WN.com - Business News

  • Neutrogena moved for reconsideration, which is available to correct manifest errors of law or fact or present newly discovered evidence.

    Rebecca Tushnet's 43(B)log

  • The appeal for reconsideration, which is scheduled for a hearing Tuesday, came days after state Superior Court Judge Estela De La Cruz denied an initial request by Democrats for a recount in the Closter council election.

    Latest News

  • All they want is more "reconsideration", more investigation, more delay.

    They Got Nothin'

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