restart

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v restart take up or begin anew "We resumed the negotiations"
    • v restart start an engine again, for example
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • restart To start again after a stop or pause: specifically used of injectors for feeding-boilers, which adjust themselves to varying pressures of the steam, and, after breaking the continuous flow of water, will pick it up again without readjustment by hand; also of motors for vehicles, which, after being stopped, will start up again without the necessity of compressing and igniting the charge by turning the motor-shaft by hand.
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Usage

In literature:

Phil Abingdon heard in the distance the motor restarted and the car being driven away from Hillside.
"Fire-Tongue" by Sax Rohmer
Finally the engines were restarted, and they pressed steadily down the ever-widening estuary.
"The Pit Prop Syndicate" by Freeman Wills Crofts
We back like awkward cattle, and restart more heavily.
"Under Fire" by Henri Barbusse
State intervention is needed in order to restart the economy.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
Then Harold could not restart the car.
"The Grim Smile of the Five Towns" by Arnold Bennett
In the tense hush which had fallen on the crowd at the restarting of the wheel, Sally's laugh rang out with an embarrassing clearness.
"The Adventures of Sally" by P. G. Wodehouse
The pumps had been restarted.
"The Triumph of John Kars" by Ridgwell Cullum
The old ruthless scramble of commercialism had restarted.
"The Kingdom Round the Corner" by Coningsby Dawson
Now the latter remounted while the train restarted, gathered speed.
"Rimrock Trail" by J. Allan Dunn
On completion, the transfer occurs and the program restarts.
"Preliminary Specifications: Programmed Data Processor Model Three (PDP-3)" by Digital Equipment Corporation
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In poetry:

How to wake up without hurt?
Restart without horror?
My sleep carried me
to that kingdom where life is inexistent and I remain inert without passion.
"To wake, To live" by Carlos Drummond de Andrade

In news:

Kasey Kahne (5) passes Clint Bowyer (15) for the lead during a restart in Sunday's race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
JX Nippon restarts 460,000 tonne/year cracker.
NRC to Discuss SONGS Unit 2 Restart.
Japanese opposition to nuclear power builds as Government restarts reactors.
The nuclear reactor at PPL's Susquehanna plant near Berwick was restarted Thursday.
Southern California Edison has submitted a plan to federal regulators to restart one of the shuttered reactors at its ailing San Onofre nuclear plant, a proposal met with concerns from environmental groups.
The plant's operator restarted the reactor on sunday for the first time in 15 months.
Japan Restarts Reactor Amid Nuclear Protests.
Reactor at the Ohi Nuclear Power Plant in western Japan to restart on July 1.
Japan Set to Clear Restart of Two Nuclear Reactor s.
Production is scheduled to restart this fall at a central Kentucky oil refinery that has spent much of the last few years offline because of a management dispute and bankruptcy.
The country's biggest hotel operator, has restarted efforts to boost its stake in Orient -Express Hotels Ltd, two people with knowledge of the matter said.
Japan restarts first reactors since tsunami.
Officials at the AT&T Championship are planning a 1:45 pm restart for the event, which went into a rain delay at 10:27 am this morning.
Teijin Partially Restarts Plant in Thailand.
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In science:

If a minimal VC is found with probability p = e−τ N , we need e(τ +ε)N restarts to almost surely construct a VC (for all ε > 0).
Dynamics of heuristic optimization algorithms on random graphs
In this case it is therefore reasonable to restart the iteration of the SP equations starting from a new random initial condition, even if a trivial solution was found once.
Constraint Satisfaction by Survey Propagation
Only if no non-trivial solution can be found after several restarts, the subproblem is passed to a different solver.
Constraint Satisfaction by Survey Propagation
Then the following transverse restart lemma is valid: qM ,[0;+∞) = qM ,[0;θ(M )] [ ˜qM ,[0;+∞). here qM ,[a;b] = {qM ,τ |τ ∈ [a; b]}.
Geometry of irreversibility: The film of nonequilibrium states
The argument here tries to work around this problem by a “restart mechanism”, namely some way to continue after encountering a bad block.
Excited random walk in three dimensions has positive speed
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