re·​flow | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈflō How to pronounce reflow (audio) \
reflowed; reflowing; reflows

Definition of reflow

intransitive verb

1 : to flow back : ebb
2 : to flow in again

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Other Words from reflow

reflow \ ˈrē-​ˌflō How to pronounce reflow (audio) \ noun

Examples of reflow in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The third portion of the bill would require regulatory fees collected by local government to be reflowed only to the specific industry it was collected from. Nyamekye Daniel, Washington Examiner, "Multiple tax changes could be on the way in Georgia," 21 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of reflow

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Reflow.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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