reboot

reboot
1. noun
a) An instance of rebooting.
b) The rewriting of a series storyline that discards all previous continuity.
2. verb
a) 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
b) To discard all previous continuity in a series and restart the series.

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