Definition of rekey in English:

rekey

Syllabification: re·key
Pronunciation: /rēˈkē
 
/

verb

[with object] chiefly Computing
  • Enter (text or other data) again using a keyboard.
    More example sentences
    • They may have to rekey the data, but I suspect most companies would be willing to make that effort.
    • A basic challenge to the efficient use of any fleet management system is capturing the field or shop data electronically so that they don't have to be rekeyed into the computer.
    • That means 93 percent of them are rekeying information, faxing documents, and building electronic patchwork bridges to fill orders.

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