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English definition of “reprocess”

reprocess

verb [T]     /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     /-ɪŋ/ noun [U] waste/plutonium reprocessingIndustrial processingEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
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