re·​man·​u·​fac·​ture | \ (ˌ)rē-ˌma-nyə-ˈfak-chər How to pronounce remanufacture (audio) , -ˌma-nə- \
remanufactured; remanufacturing; remanufactures

Definition of remanufacture

transitive verb

: to manufacture into a new product

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Other Words from remanufacture

remanufacture noun
remanufacturer \ (ˌ)rē-​ˌma-​nyə-​ˈfak-​chər-​ər How to pronounce remanufacture (audio) , -​ˌma-​nə-​ \ noun

Examples of remanufacture in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Many countries, including the United States, occasionally remanufacture their Apaches to incorporate the latest technologies, more powerful engines, and other worthy add-ons. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "Boeing Has a Plan to Keep the Apache Flying Into the 2060s," 30 May 2018 Declining oil and natural gas prices – used to remanufacture plastic bottles from recycled mulch – have made regeneration more expensive. Rachel Uranga, The Mercury News, "Is California’s heralded recycling program broken?," 30 May 2017

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First Known Use of remanufacture

1825, in the meaning defined above

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“Remanufacture.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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