verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
to open again.
to start again; resume: to reopen an argument; to reopen an attack.

1725–35; re- + open Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
reopen (riːˈəʊpən)
to open or cause to open again

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Word Origin & History

1733, from re- "back, again" + open (v.) (q.v.).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Example sentences
If members enter afterwards and it is desired to reopen the polls it can be
  done by a majority vote.
If for any reason it is desired to reopen nominations it may be done by a
  majority vote.
So let us reject any among us who seek to reopen old wounds and to rekindle old
Hopefully, a means will be found to reopen it in the near future.
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