Definition of re-present in English:

re-present

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Pronunciation: /riːprɪˈzɛnt
 
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verb

[with object]
  • 1Present (something) again, especially for further consideration or in an altered form: I will re-present Eikmeyer’s model here
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    • As with other works of art, it is a challenge for those responsible for a sculpture's preservation to identify the sculptor's original intention and to find the right balance in choosing how to re-present a surface altered by time.
    • Basically, this complex re-presents a new business model that brings together various established food and entertainment facilities.
    • Much of the country's art revisits the apartheid past in provocative ways, mining South Africa's material history like an archive of memories and re-presenting this archive's contents for careful consideration.
  • 1.1Present (a cheque or bill) again for payment.
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    • He has given me instructions to provide his undertaking to the court that if the cheque is re-presented it will clear.

Derivatives

re-presentation

noun
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  • As such, they are temporally divided versions of one another in re-collection and re-presentation although not in experience.
  • Yet, Marasela's re-presentation of this material as domestic tray covers suggests that these pieces of the past can be consumed and transformed productively on a personal level.
  • In short, Baudelaire's vision coincides with Barbey's in that re-presentation is seen as a fundamental operation of the Dandy, be that Dandy an individual or a nation.

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