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reeducate

[ree-ej-oo-keyt] /riˈɛdʒ ʊˌkeɪt/
verb (used with object), reeducated, reeducating.
1.
to educate again, as for new purposes.
2.
to educate for resumption of normal activities, as a disabled person.
3.
to rehabilitate or reform through education, training, political indoctrination, etc.
Also, re-educate.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10; re- + educate
Related forms
reeducation, noun
reeducative, adjective
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Examples for reeducate
  • reeducate them as to their behavior, its impact, and resulting consequences.
  • If violations are found, it may be necessary to reeducate or retrain employees.
  • Most often, problems are evidence of the need to reeducate a particular team member or of a glitch in the process.
  • Continually look for opportunities to reeducate staff in a way that encourages conversation about these issues.
  • Intensive efforts must be made to educate new staff members and reeducate existing staff members regarding these practices.
  • It must be necessary and it will be helpful to reeducate and supplement their previous education.
  • It also gave people some tools currently not available, and it was an opportunity to reeducate people.
  • Opponents also cited the costs of revising printed materials and databases and reeducate consumers and technicians.

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