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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To bring forth again in another form without significant alteration: rehashing old ideas.
  • transitive v. To discuss again.
  • n. The act or result of rehashing: a rehash of an old plot.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To rework old material (physical material, ideas, documents etc), redo some work, with some variations.
  • n. Something reworked, or made up from old materials.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Something hashed over, or made up from old materials.
  • transitive v. To hash over again; to prepare or use again.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To hash anew; work up, as old material, in a new form.
  • n. Something hashed afresh; something concocted from materials formerly used: as, a literary rehash.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. present or use over, with no or few changes
  • v. go back over
  • n. old material that is slightly reworked and used again

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