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reprocessed

[ ree-pros-est or, especially British, -proh-sest ]
/ riˈprɒs ɛst or, especially British, -ˈproʊ sɛst /
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adjective

(of wool) previously spun and woven but not used, as tailors' clippings.

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Origin of reprocessed

1935–40; re- + processed
un·re·proc·essed, adjective
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