Definition of retool in English:

retool

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Pronunciation: /riːˈtuːl
 
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verb

[with object]
  • 1Equip (a factory) with new or adapted tools: textile-makers must retool plants to meet the demand for smaller quantities [no object]: we were going to have to retool (as noun retooling) the enormous cost of retooling
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    • Building a new building, retooling a factory - that is modernization in a visible and tangible form.
    • Putting in more expensive tape drives would up server prices in the price-sensitive small business market, and might require factory retooling.
    • Three years on, Boeing is retooling some of the world's most complex manufacturing practices, while shaking the kinks out of its supply-chain process.
  • 1.1Alter the form or character of; reshape: he has had little time to retool his candidacy
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    • The school house must retool quickly to provide relevant training to a larger number of students.
    • Next year they are shutting our plant down to retool for production of three different vehicles simultaneously.

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