re·​as·​sem·​ble | \ (ˌ)rē-ə-ˈsem-bəl How to pronounce reassemble (audio) \
reassembled; reassembling; reassembles

Definition of reassemble

1 transitive : to assemble (something) again : to bring or put together the parts of (something) again reassemble a committee Internet traffic is broken up into small chunks of data called "packets" that travel through the wires separately and then are reassembled by the computer or mobile device that's receiving them.— David Choffnes
2 intransitive : to come together again : to assemble again San Francisco has a bye this week during which most of the healthy players will leave town until the team reassembles next Monday.— Matt Barrows

First Known Use of reassemble

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Reassemble.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of reassemble

: to put the parts of (something) back together : to assemble (something) again
: to meet as a group again after a period of time : to assemble again

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