- to provide with new wiring: to rewire a house.
- to install new wiring.
Origin of rewire
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Caton says he's going to have to rest the ship and rewire a good part of the system.The Secret of the Ninth Planet
Donald Allen Wollheim
- (tr) to provide (a house, engine, etc) with new wiring
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