re·​en·​roll | \ (ˌ)rē-in-ˈrōl How to pronounce reenroll (audio) , -en- \
variants: or re-enroll
reenrolled or re-enrolled; reenrolling or re-enrolling

Definition of reenroll

intransitive verb

: to enroll (as in a school or course of study) again decided to reenroll for the fall term After a week's break 60% of the students re-enroll for more advanced work.— Irwin Ross

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reenrollment \ (ˌ)rē-​in-​ˈrōl-​mənt How to pronounce reenrollment (audio) , -​en-​ \ or re-enrollment noun, plural reenrollments or re-enrollments
a program with automatic reenrollment

First Known Use of reenroll

1874, in the meaning defined above

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“Reenroll.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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