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- v. To boil or cook again.
- v. To make over; to revamp or reconstruct.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To boil or cook again; hence, to make over; to vamp up; to reconstruct.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To cook over again; hence, to vamp up or renew.
Latin recoctus, past participle of recoquere to cook or boil over again. See re- and cook. (Wiktionary)