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English definition of “rework”

rework

verb [T]     /ˌriːˈwɜːk/ US  /-ˈwɝːk/
to change a speech or a piece of writing in order to improve it or make it more suitable for a particular purpose: She reworked her speech for a younger audience.Editing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing reworking     /riːˈwɜː.kɪŋ/ US  /-ˈwɝː-/ noun [C] His latest book is a reworking of material from his previous short stories.Editing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing
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