rein-vent

reinvent

[ree-in-vent]
verb (used with object)
1.
to invent again or anew, especially without knowing that the invention already exists.
2.
to remake or make over, as in a different form: At 60, he reinvented himself as a volunteer. We have an opportunity to reinvent government.
3.
to bring back; revive: to reinvent trust and accountability.

Origin:
1685–90; re- + invent

reinvention, noun
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reinvent (ˌriːɪnˈvɛnt)
 
vb
1.  to replace (a product, etc) with an entirely new version
2.  to duplicate (something that already exists) in what is therefore a wasted effort (esp in the phrase reinvent the wheel)

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