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[ree-ship] /riˈʃɪp/
verb (used with object), reshipped, reshipping.
to ship again.
to transfer from one ship to another.
verb (used without object), reshipped, reshipping.
to go on a ship again.
(of a member of a ship's crew) to sign up for another voyage.
Origin of reship
First recorded in 1645-55; re- + ship1
Related forms
reshipment, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • They were to convoy it overland to a point on the Assiniboine where it could be reshipped.

    Lords of the North A. C. Laut
  • Holter reshipped what flour he had to Helena, where it was disposed of at $100 per sack.

    Then and Now Robert Vaughn
  • I bet yer he didn't even unpack the cases before he reshipped.

    Potash & Perlmutter Montague Glass
  • The aigrettes were now useless; they could not be reshipped to another State, they could not be offered for sale.

  • They had long lain in the warehouses, and becoming a nuisance to the owners, were soon to be reshipped to Peru.

  • A great deal of freight had to be reshipped at Point de Galle for various ports of India.

    Across India Oliver Optic
  • Fully as much of the finished product to be reshipped to consumers resulted.

  • Coffee to be reshipped, either by lighter or rail, is heaped in piles by itself until loaded on to the lighters or freight cars.

    All About Coffee William H. Ukers
  • They began to die from heat and suffocation, and then they were unloaded and reshipped after the troops were on board.

    Campaigning in Cuba George Kennan
  • It must be noted also that of the tobacco sent to England itself, a part was reshipped to foreign countries.

    The Planters of Colonial Virginia Thomas J. Wertenbaker

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