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reelect

verb re·elect \ˌrē-ə-ˈlekt\

: to elect (someone) again

Full Definition of REELECT

transitive verb
:  to elect for another term in office
re·elec·tion \-ˈlek-shən\ noun
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Examples of REELECT

  1. He was reelected to the school committee.

First Known Use of REELECT

1601
REELECTION Defined for Kids

reelect

verb re·elect \ˌrē-ə-ˈlekt\
re·elect·edre·elect·ing

Definition of REELECT for Kids

:  to elect for another term

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