reacquisition

noun
re·​ac·​qui·​si·​tion | \ (ˌ)rē-ˌa-kwə-ˈzi-shən How to pronounce reacquisition (audio) \
plural reacquisitions

Definition of reacquisition

: the act or an instance of reacquiring something a lender's reacquisition of mortgaged property also : someone who or something that has been reacquired … an offseason reacquisition thought to be a starting-caliber scorer off the bench. — Jason Lieser

First Known Use of reacquisition

1719, in the meaning defined above

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“Reacquisition.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reacquisition. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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