respool

verb
re·​spool | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈspül How to pronounce respool (audio) \
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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“Respool.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/respool. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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