transitive verb Date: 1842 to work again or anew: as a. revise b. to reprocess (as used material) for further use

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  • Rework — ist ein Begriff, welcher die Nacharbeit oder die Reparatur von elektronischen Baugruppen (englisch printed circuit board assembly, PCBA) in der Surface Mount Technology (Oberflächenmontagetechnik) bezeichnet. Die verschiedenen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rework — re‧work [ˌriːˈwɜːk ǁ ˈwɜːrk] verb [transitive] 1. to make changes to something so that it can be used again or is more suitable for a particular use: • The reworked commercial was much more successful than the original one. 2. MANUFACTURING to… …   Financial and business terms

  • Rework — can be used in the following contexts: *Rework (electronics), the process of removing a component from a printed circuit board and then re soldering it back on *Rework (food manufacturing), the practice of using left over batches of product in… …   Wikipedia

  • rework — index amend, edit, emend, modify (alter), reconsider, reconstruct, redact, reform …   Law dictionary

  • rework — [rē wʉrk′] vt. to work again; specif., a) to rewrite or revise b) to process (something used) for use again …   English World dictionary

  • rework — v. /ree werrk /; n. /ree werrk /, v., reworked or rewrought, reworking, n. v.t. 1. to work or form again: to rework gold. 2. to revise or rewrite: to rework an essay. 3. to process again or anew for reuse: to rework wool. n. 4. an act or instance …   Universalium

  • rework — 1. noun a) The act of redoing, correcting, or rebuilding. They sent the assembly back to the shop for rework. b) Taking unsalable food and using it in the manufacture of other food. They received the rework back from the shop. 2 …   Wiktionary

  • rework — re•work v. [[t]riˈwɜrk[/t]] n. [[t]ˈriˌwɜrk[/t]] v. worked wrought, work•ing, 1) to work or form again: to rework gold[/ex] 2) to revise or rewrite: to rework an essay[/ex] 3) to process again or anew for reuse: to rework wool[/ex] 4) an act or… …   From formal English to slang

  • rework — [[t]ri͟ːwɜ͟ː(r)k[/t]] reworks, reworking, reworked VERB If you rework something such as an idea or a piece of writing, you reorganize it and make changes to it in order to improve it or bring it up to date. [V n] She reworked a lot of her… …   English dictionary

  • rework — UK [ˌriːˈwɜː(r)k] / US [ˌrɪˈwɜrk] verb [transitive] Word forms rework : present tense I/you/we/they rework he/she/it reworks present participle reworking past tense reworked past participle reworked 1) to change something such as a computer… …   English dictionary

  • rework — re|work [ˌri:ˈwə:k US ˈwə:rk] v [T] to make changes in something such as music or a piece of writing = ↑revise ▪ I plan to rework the whole song …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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