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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 re·sume /rɪˈzum/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ré·su·mé n.  A summing up; a condensed statement; an abridgment or brief recapitulation.
    The exellent little résumé thereof in Dr. Landsborough's book.   --C. Kingsley.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·sume v. t. [imp. & p. p. Resumed p. pr. & vb. n. Resuming.]
 1. To take back.
 The sun, like this, from which our sight we have,
 Gazed on too long, resumes the light he gave.   --Denham.
    Perhaps God will resume the blessing he has bestowed ere he attains the age of manhood.   --Sir W. Scott.
 2. To enter upon, or take up again.
    Reason resumed her place, and Passion fled.   --Dryden.
 3. To begin again; to recommence, as something which has been interrupted; as, to resume an argument or discourse.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: short descriptive summary (of events) [syn: sketch, survey]
      2: a summary of your academic and work history [syn: curriculum
         vitae, CV]
      v 1: take up or begin anew; "We resumed the negotiations" [syn: restart]
      2: return to a previous location or condition; "The painting
         resumed its old condition when we restored it" [syn: take
      3: assume anew; "resume a title"; "resume an office"; "resume
         one's duties"
      4: give a summary (of); "he summed up his results"; "I will now
         summarize" [syn: sum up, summarize, summarise]