repump

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

Definition of repump

repumped; repumping
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

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