regrind

verb re·grind \ (ˌ)rē-ˈgrīnd \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of regrind

reground play \(ˌ)rē-ˈgrau̇nd\; regrinding
: to grind (something) anew or again : to reshape or refit by grinding
  • … it's best to call a plumber as special tools are needed to regrind the surface of the valve.
  • —Sian Berry
  • a reground crankshaft

First Known Use of regrind

1660

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