Meaning of “re-engineering” in the English Dictionary

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"re-engineering" in Business English

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re-engineeringnoun [ S or U ]

also reengineering uk us

PRODUCTION the process of changing and improving the design of a product or system:

GM expects productivity gains to come from a re-engineering that reduces the number of parts going into the car.

MANAGEMENT the process of changing and improving the way a company works, the way a job is done, etc.:

They have applied these principles to a complex process of business re-engineering.

(Definition of “re-engineering” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)