- 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.
- to execute a redeployment.
Origin of redeploy
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Examples from the Web for redeploy
On April 15, Breedlove is scheduled to present a U.S. plan to redeploy assets in Europe as a response to the Ukraine crisis.Exclusive: Key General Splits With Obama Over Ukraine
April 11, 2014
That point is sometime in the late forties or early fifties, making it harder to redeploy labor from struggling sectors.The Coming Retirement Burden
February 8, 2013
The longer U.S. combat brigades stay in Iraq, the longer it will take to redeploy them to Afghanistan.Iraq Is Deadly Again
January 22, 2009
- to assign new positions or tasks to (labour, troops, etc)
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Word Origin and History for redeploy
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