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re-treat

[ree-treet] /riˈtrit/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to treat again.
Origin of re-treat
1880-1885
1880-85; re- + treat
Can be confused
re-treat, retreat.
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  • He never ate where he killed, and he never left a track that betrayed his re-treat.

    Wild Animals I Have Known Ernest Thompson Seton

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