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reconfigure

[ree-kuh n-fig-yer]
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verb (used with object), re·con·fig·ured, re·con·fig·ur·ing.
  1. to change the shape or formation of; remodel; restructure.

Origin of reconfigure

1965–70; re- + configure, by back formation from configuration
Related formsre·con·fig·u·ra·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for reconfiguring

reconfigure

verb
  1. (tr) to rearrange the elements or settings of (a system, device, computer application, etc)
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Word Origin and History for reconfiguring

reconfigure

v.

1964, from re- + configure. Related: Reconfigured; reconfiguring.

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