rewire

[ree-wahyuh r]
verb (used without object), re·wired, re·wir·ing.
  1. to install new wiring.

Origin of rewire

First recorded in 1900–05; re- + wire
Related formsre·wir·a·ble, adjective
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rewire

verb
  1. (tr) to provide (a house, engine, etc) with new wiring
Derived Formsrewirable, adjective
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