reanalysis

noun
re·​anal·​y·​sis | \ (ˌ)rē-ə-ˈna-lə-səs How to pronounce reanalysis (audio) \
plural reanalyses\ (ˌ)rē-​ə-​ˈna-​lə-​ˌsēz How to pronounce reanalyses (audio) \

Definition of reanalysis

: the act or an instance of analyzing (something) again : repeated or renewed analysis Budgett said some samples from the 2012 London Olympics are also being retested now on a targeted basis ahead of the Rio Games, although most are being saved for later reanalysis.Associated Press

First Known Use of reanalysis

1870, in the meaning defined above

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“Reanalysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reanalysis. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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