redivide

verb
re·​di·​vide | \ (ˌ)rē-də-ˈvīd How to pronounce redivide (audio) \
redivided; redividing; redivides

Definition of redivide

transitive verb

: to divide (something) again Each September, the board decided how to redivide a fixed pool of 102,000 shares.— Ken Auletta

Other Words from redivide

redivision \ (ˌ)rē-​də-​ˈvi-​zhən How to pronounce redivide (audio) \ noun, plural redivisions
a redivision of funds/land/labor

First Known Use of redivide

1603, in the meaning defined above

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“Redivide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/redivide. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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