remaster

[ ree-mas-ter, -mah-ster ]
/ riˈmæs tər, -ˈmɑ stər /

verb (used with object)

to make a new master tape or record from an old master tape, usually to improve the fidelity of an old recording.

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Origin of remaster

First recorded in 1960–65; re- + master
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British Dictionary definitions for remaster

remaster
/ (riːˈmɑːstə) /

verb

(tr) to make a new master audio recording, now usually digital, from (an earlier recording), to produce compact discs or stereo records with improved sound reproduction
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