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addaword.gifdefinition of repurpose

verb
to reuse something for a different purpose from the one that was originally intended
Learn how to repurpose hundreds of everyday items—from accordion files to zippered plastic bags—in surprising ways that can save you time and money.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/09/2012 12:29:00
Definition of repurpose from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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