Definition of repastination
: the act of digging over again this continual motion, repastination, and turning of the mold with the spade — John Evelyn
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Origin and Etymology of repastination
Latin repastination-, repastinatio, from repastinatus (past participle of repastinare to dig again, from re- + pastinare to dig and trench in preparation for the planting of vines, from pastinum 2-pronged dibble) + -ion-, -io -ion
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