reboot

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re- +‎ boot

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reboot (plural reboots)

  1. (computing) An instance of rebooting.
  2. (narratology) The restarting of a series storyline that discards all previous continuity.

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reboot (third-person singular simple present reboots, present participle rebooting, simple past and past participle rebooted)

  1. (computing) To cause a computer to execute its boot process, effectively resetting the computer and causing the operating system to reload, especially after a system or power failure
  2. (narratology) To discard all previous continuity in a series and restart the series.
  3. (video games) To restart a (computer or video game) from the beginning.

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Noun[edit]

reboot m (plural reboots)

  1. (computing) reboot (instance of rebooting)

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