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recompose

[ ree-kuhm-pohz ]
/ 藢ri k蓹m藞po蕣z /
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verb (used with object), re路com路posed, re路com路pos路ing.
to compose again; reconstitute; rearrange.
to restore to composure or calmness.
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Origin of recompose

First recorded in 1605鈥15; re- + compose

OTHER WORDS FROM recompose

re路com路po路si路tion [ree-kom-puh-zish-uhn], /藢ri k蓲m p蓹藞z瑟蕛 蓹n/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for recompose

recompose
/ (藢ri藧k蓹m藞p蓹蕣z) /

verb (tr)
to restore to composure or calmness
to arrange or compose again; reform

Derived forms of recompose

recomposition (藢ri藧k蓲mp蓹藞z瑟蕛蓹n), noun
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