rerelease

verb
re·​re·​lease | \ (ˌ)rē-ri-ˈlēs How to pronounce rerelease (audio) \
variants: or re-release
rereleased or re-released; rereleasing or re-releasing

Definition of rerelease

transitive verb

: to release (something) again rereleasing classic films … the book was re-released in April 2002 with a new epilogue.— Tony Semerad Those albums were never rereleased on CD …— Derek Small

Other Words from rerelease

rerelease or re-release noun, plural rereleases or re-releases
Even before the big re-release in 1997, Star Wars had generated almost $2 billion in movie-ticket and rental sales … Zillions

First Known Use of rerelease

1906, in the meaning defined above

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“Rerelease.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rerelease. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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