respool

verb
re·​spool | \(ˌ)rē-ˈspül \
respooled; respooling

Definition of respool 

transitive verb

: to wind (something) on a spool again respooling yarn/film It's always a good idea to respool reels with fresh line at the beginning of each fishing season.— Matt Williams

First Known Use of respool

1858, in the meaning defined above

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