[ ree-pahr-tish-uh n, -per- ]
/ ˌri pɑrˈtɪʃ ən, -pər- /


distribution; partition.
reassignment; redistribution.

verb (used with object)

to divide up.
to partition or subdivide again; reapportion; redistribute.


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Origin of repartition

First recorded in 1545–55; re- + partition Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for repartition

/ (ˌriːpɑːˈtɪʃən) /


distribution or allotment
the act or process of distributing afresh


(tr) to divide up again; reapportion or reallocate
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