Restatement may refer to:

*Restatement of History of Islam, 1996 book written by Sayed Ali Asgher Razwy, history of Islam is retold from the Shi'a perspective
*Restatement of the Law, published by the American Law Institute as scholarly refinements of black letter law; these include:
**Restatement of Contracts, Second, completed by the American Law Institute in 1979
*Restatement of Policy on Germany, a famous speech by James F. Byrnes, then United States Secretary of State, held in Stuttgart on September 6, 1946

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  • restatement — noun Date: 1803 1. something that is restated 2. the act of restating …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Restatement — noun Any of several treatises published by the in which a group of legal scholars within a field of law set forth the principles of that field of law based on legal precedents …   Wiktionary

  • restatement — noun a) The act of restating b) A second or subsequent statement …   Wiktionary

  • restatement — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The act or process of repeating: iteration, reiteration, repetition. See REPETITION. 2. A restating of something in other, especially simpler, words: paraphrase, rendering, translation, version. See WORDS …   English dictionary for students

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