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rehydrate

[ ree-hahy-dreyt ]
/ ri藞ha瑟 dre瑟t /
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verb (used with object), re路hy路drat路ed, re路hy路drat路ing.
to restore moisture or fluid to (something dehydrated).
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Origin of rehydrate

1920鈥25; re- + hydrate, on the model of dehydrate

OTHER WORDS FROM rehydrate

re路hy路dra路tion, noun
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Medical definitions for rehydrate

rehydrate
[ r膿-h墨dr膩t鈥 ]

v.
To cause rehydration of something.
To replenish the body fluids of an individual.
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