re·​trans·​fer | \ (ˌ)rē-tran(t)s-ˈfər How to pronounce retransfer (audio) , -ˈtran(t)s-ˌfər \
retransferred; retransferring

Definition of retransfer

transitive verb

: 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.

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

First Known Use of retransfer

1609, in the meaning defined above

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“Retransfer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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