retransfer

verb re·trans·fer \ (ˌ)rē-tran(t)s-ˈfər , -ˈtran(t)s-ˌfər \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of retransfer

retransferred; retransferring
: to transfer (something or someone) back or again
  • retransferring funds
  • retransferring the property to the original owners
  • He was retransferred to a military base in Hawaii.

retransfer

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈtran(t)s-ˌfər\ noun, plural retransfers
    • a retransfer of funds
    • laws governing the retransfer of nuclear material to a third country

First Known Use of retransfer

1609

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