resurvey

verb re·sur·vey \ (ˌ)rē-sər-ˈvā , -ˈsər-ˌvā \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of resurvey

resurveyed; resurveying
: to survey (something or someone) again
  • He had streets resurveyed to make sure that roads were properly straight …
  • Geographical Review
  • … discovered that when newlywed couples were resurveyed after a two year period, those whose marriage had soured recalled that things had always been bad …
  • —Dominic Beaulieu-Prévost and Antonio Zadra

First Known Use of resurvey

1609

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