Meaning of “re-election” - Learner’s Dictionary

re-election

noun [ C, U ] uk us /ˌriːɪˈlekʃən/

the election of someone again to the same position:

She's UK standing for/ US running for re-election (= she wants to be re-elected).

(Definition of “re-election” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)