reapplication

noun re·ap·pli·ca·tion \ (ˌ)rē-ˌa-plə-ˈkā-shən \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reapplication

plural reapplications
: a second or renewed application : the act or an instance of reapplying
  • … he plans to reapply in the spring, when his patio permit is up for reapplication.
  • —Stephanie Menders
  • There are some sunscreens designed to be water/sweat proof; typically those products still recommend reapplication every 40-80 minutes.
  • —Katie Savio

First Known Use of reapplication

1651

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