repump

verb
re·​pump | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈpəmp How to pronounce repump (audio) \
repumped; repumping

Definition of repump

transitive + intransitive

: to pump (something) again mitral valve regurgitation causing blood to be repumped through the heart The pump supposedly removes air from the bottle … . After pouring another glass, simply repump to create a new vacuum.— Dave McIntyre

First Known Use of repump

1753, in the meaning defined above

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“Repump.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/repump. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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