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reorient

[ree-awr-ee-ent, -ohr-] /riˈɔr iˌɛnt, -ˈoʊr-/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to orient again or anew.
adjective
2.
Rare. rising anew.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; re- + orient
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British Dictionary definitions for re orient

reorient

/riːˈɔːrɪənt/
verb (transitive)
1.
to adjust or align (something) in a new or different way
Derived Forms
reorientation, noun
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Word Origin and History for re orient

reorient

v.

also re-orient, 1897 (transitive), 1937 (intransitive), from re- "back, again" + orient (v.). Related: Reoriented; reorienting. Alternative reorientate also is recorded from 1913.

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