Word forms: 3rd person singular present
, present participle reassembling
, past tense, past participle reassembled
If you reassemble something, you put it back together after it has been taken apart.
[V n] ⇒ We will now try to reassemble pieces of the wreckage.
[V n] ⇒ The table had to be taken apart and hoisted through the window before it was reassembled.
If a group of people reassembles or if you reassemble them, they gather together again in a group.
[V] ⇒ We shall reassemble in the car park in thirty minutes.
[V n] ⇒ Mr Lucas reassembled his team in September.
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