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English definition of “reprocess”

reprocess

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌriːˈprəʊses/ US   /ˌriːˈprɑːses/ PRODUCTION, ENVIRONMENT
to deal with waste materials so that they can be used again: They won the contract to reprocess fifteen thousand tonnes of waste. Most of the used fuel can be reprocessed. The car runs on reprocessed cooking oil.
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(Definition of reprocess from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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