repartition

[ree-pahr-tish-uh n, -per-]
verb (used with object)
  1. to divide up.
  2. to partition or subdivide again; reapportion; redistribute.

Origin of repartition

First recorded in 1545–55; re- + partition
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British Dictionary definitions for repartition

repartition

noun
  1. distribution or allotment
  2. the act or process of distributing afresh
verb
  1. (tr) to divide up again; reapportion or reallocate
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