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repackage

[ree-pak-ij] /riˈpæk ɪdʒ/
verb (used with object), repackaged, repackaging.
1.
to package again or afresh, as in a different style, design, or size:
The soap has been repackaged to be more eye-catching.
2.
to package for sale under one's own label:
The goods are purchased in bulk and repackaged by the store.
3.
to remake or alter so as to be more appealing or desirable:
That politician's image needs to be repackaged.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; re- + package
Related forms
repackager, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for repackage

repackage

/riːˈpækɪdʒ/
verb (transitive)
1.
to wrap or put (something) in a package again
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