readminister

verb re·ad·min·is·ter \ (ˌ)rē-əd-ˈmi-nə-stər \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of readminister

readministered; readministering; readministers
: to administer (something) again
  • Researchers have long sought a universal flu vaccine—one that doesn't need to be readministered every year.
  • —Ian Haydon

readministration

play \(ˌ)rē-əd-ˌmi-nə-ˈstrā-shən, -(ˌ)ad-\ noun
    • readministration of a drug

First Known Use of readminister

1579

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