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reexamine

[ree-ig-zam-in] /ˌri ɪgˈzæm ɪn/
verb (used with object), reexamined, reexamining.
1.
to examine again.
2.
Law. to examine (a witness) again after having questioned him or her previously.
Also, re-examine.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; re- + examine
Related forms
reexaminable, adjective
reexamination, noun
reexaminer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for re-examine

re-examine

/ˌriːɪɡˈzæmɪn/
verb (transitive)
1.
to examine again
2.
(law) to examine (one's own witness) again upon matters arising out of his cross-examination
Derived Forms
re-examinable, adjective
re-examination, noun
re-examiner, noun
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Word Origin and History for re-examine
v.

also reexamine, 1590s, from re- + examine. Related: Re-examined; re-examining.

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