redescribe

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verb re·de·scribe \ˌrē-di-ˈskrīb\

Definition of redescribe

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to describe anew or again; especially :  to give a new and more complete description to (a biological taxon)

1806

First Known Use of redescribe

1806

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