re·​rack | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈrak How to pronounce rerack (audio) \
variants: or re-rack
reracked or re-racked; reracking or re-racking

Definition of rerack

transitive verb

1 : to place (something) back in or on a rack reracked the billiard balls Problem: People who pile heavy weights onto bars or machines, use the equipment for a long period of time and don't re-rack weights.The Denver (Colorado) Post
2 : to prepare (a recorded video or audio segment) for replaying especially during a broadcast I think we can watch it one more time. Claude, go ahead and rerack that.— Rick Sanchez

First Known Use of rerack

1848, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Rerack.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 27 January 2020.

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