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redeploy

[ ree-di-ploi ]
/ ˌri dɪˈplɔɪ /
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verb (used with object)
to transfer (a unit, a person, supplies, etc.) from one theater of operations to another.
to move or allocate to a different position, use, function, or the like; reassign.
verb (used without object)
to execute a redeployment.
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Origin of redeploy

First recorded in 1940–45; re- + deploy

OTHER WORDS FROM redeploy

re·de·ploy·ment, noun
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How to use redeploy in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for redeploy

redeploy
/ (ˌriːdɪˈplɔɪ) /

verb
to assign new positions or tasks to (labour, troops, etc)

Derived forms of redeploy

redeployment, noun
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