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redintegrate

[red-in-ti-greyt, ri-din-] /rɛdˈɪn tɪˌgreɪt, rɪˈdɪn-/
verb (used with object), redintegrated, redintegrating.
1.
to make whole again; restore to a perfect state; renew; reestablish.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English redintegraten < Latin redintegrātus (past participle of redintegrāre to make whole again), equivalent to red- red- + integr- (stem of integer) whole, entire + -ātus -ate1 (see integrate)
Related forms
redintegrative, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for redintegrate

redintegrate

/rɛˈdɪntɪˌɡreɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to make whole or complete again; restore to a perfect state; renew
2.
(intransitive) (psychol) to engage in the process of redintegration
Derived Forms
redintegrative, adjective
Word Origin
C15: from Latin redintegrāre to renew, from red-re- + integer complete
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