verb[with object] US
Divide or organize (an area) into new political or school districts: he made no secret about his intent to redistrict the state to the advantage of his party [no object]: he asked the state Supreme Court to determine whether the Legislature has constitutional authority to redistrict now (as noun redistricting) the state constitution permits redistricting only once every 10 years
More example sentences
- In 45 states, redistricting is done by the state legislature.
- Election officials had to contend with redistricting at the same time that they were implementing new technology.
- You roll this out and set up a bunch of governors around the country and help control how areas are redistricted.
Definition of redistrict in:
- The British & World English dictionary