reslate

verb
re·​slate | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈslāt How to pronounce reslate (audio) \
reslated; reslating

Definition of reslate

transitive verb

1 : to install new slate on (something) : to cover (something) again with slate or a slatelike substance needed to reslate the roof before winter
2 : to slate, designate, or schedule (something or someone) again or anew reslated the game for next week … was not reslated by the Democrats for County Board president.— Trevor Jensen and Joseph Sjostrom

First Known Use of reslate

1829, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Reslate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reslated. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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