- to convert again.
- to change back to a previous form, opinion, character, or function.
Origin of reconvert
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Examples from the Web for reconversion
When it returns, there is a reconversion of the potential into the actual.Fragments of science, V. 1-2
It was Willis; and apparently submitted to the process of reconversion.Loss and Gain
John Henry Newman
The period of demobilization and reconversion is fraught with uncertainties.
With the beginning of reconversion these developments have been reversed.
Every distillation consists of two operations: The conversion of liquid into vapor, and the reconversion of the vapor into liquid.
- to change (something) back to a previous state or form
- to bring (someone) back to his or her former religion
- property law to convert back (property previously converted) into its original form, as land into money and vice versaSee also conversion (def. 5)
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