RE MATCH

rematch

[v. ree-mach, ree-mach; n. ree-mach]
verb (used with object)
1.
to match again; duplicate: an attempt to rematch a shade of green paint.
2.
to schedule a second match for or between: to rematch the winners in each soccer league.
noun
3.
a second match between teams, challengers, etc.; return match.

Origin:
1855–60; re- + match2

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rematch
 
n
1.  sport a second or return match between contestants
 
vb
2.  (tr) to match (two contestants) again

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rematch
1941, from re- "back, again" + match (n.) "contest."
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