retexture

verb
re·​tex·​ture | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈteks-chər How to pronounce retexture (audio) \
retextured; retexturing

Definition of retexture

transitive verb

: to give a new or different texture to (something) uses a chemical peel to exfoliate and retexture the skin … his company will retexture the surface of the flooring, increasing the friction between the surface of the floor and anything that comes into contact with it.— Sarah Smellie

First Known Use of retexture

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Retexture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/retexture. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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