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noun [countable]     reboot pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    computing the act of starting a computer again after it has been turned off
  2. 2
    a reworking or relaunch of something such as a film or TV series from the past

    Starsky & Hutch (2015) is another American crime comedy film reboot of the iconic 70s TV series.

    After Superman Returns there were rumours flying everywhere of a Superman reboot.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 05/01/2016


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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