reface

verb
re·​face | \(ˌ)rē-ˈfās \
refaced; refacing

Definition of reface 

transitive verb

: to face (something or someone) again: such as

a : to cover the front of (something) again refaced the kitchen cabinets

b : to renew the surface of (something) by cutting or grinding refaced engine valves

First Known Use of reface

1635, in the meaning defined above

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