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respell

verb re·spell \(ˌ)rē-ˈspel\

Definition of RESPELL

transitive verb
:  to spell again or in another way; especially :  to spell out according to a phonetic system
re·spell·ing \-ˈspe-liŋ\ noun

First Known Use of RESPELL

1806

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