restack

verb
re·​stack | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈstak How to pronounce restack (audio) \
restacked; restacking

Definition of restack

transitive verb

: to stack (something) again At the end of its shift, the crew unloads the sacks from the boat and restacks them on seafood trucks.— Barry Yeoman … emptying shelves, then cleaning and restacking them with what he had decided to keep.— Jess Cammack a twist of fate that restacked the deck/odds in their favor

First Known Use of restack

1815, in the meaning defined above

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“Restack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/restack. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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