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resurrection -- as in: resurrection of a dream
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Gulliver's Travels
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  • They bury their dead with their heads directly downward, because they hold an opinion, that in eleven thousand moons they are all to rise again; in which period the earth (which they conceive to be flat) will turn upside down, and by this means they shall, at their resurrection, be found ready standing on their feet.

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  • it produced a resurrection of hope
  • Many fans had given up on the team, but its resurrection began last fall when...

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