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reprocess

verb [T] uk   /ˌriːˈprəʊ.ses/ us    /-ˈprɑː-/
to put a material that has been used through another industrial process to change it so that it can be used again: to reprocess nuclear wastePreserving and savingDefending and protectingEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
reprocessing
noun [U] uk   /-ɪŋ/ us  
waste/plutonium reprocessingIndustrial processingEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
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