reconfigure

[ree-kuh n-fig-yer]

Origin of reconfigure

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

rearrange, reconstruct, redesign, reform, reshape, adapt, modify, tailor, change, update

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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