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Meaning of reallocate by Wiktionary Dictionary

reallocate


    Verb

    to reallocate ( third-person singular simple present reallocates present participle reallocating, simple past and past participle reallocated )

    1. To change the user or purpose for which a resource is allocated .
      I want to reallocate some of my money from stocks to bonds. ( I want to sell some of my stocks and use the proceeds to buy bonds to replace them. )
    2. To allocate again .
      [Appending items one at a time is] still a better deal than concatenation, which reallocates every time .


Explanation of reallocate by Wordnet Dictionary

reallocate


    Verb
    1. allocate, distribute, or apportion anew