reficio

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Etymology[edit]

From re- (back; again) + faciō (do, make).

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present active reficiō, present infinitive reficere, perfect active refēcī, supine refectum

  1. I make over, make anew; remake, rebuild, reconstruct, restore, renew, repair, refit.
  2. I reappoint, re-elect.
  3. (of troops) I recruit, reinforce.
  4. (of income) I get back, get in return, make again.
  5. (of the body or mind) I make strong again, reinvigorate, refresh, recruit, restore.

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References[edit]

  • reficio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Bruno Meinecke, Ph.D. (1960) Third Year Latin. (Allyn and Bacon, Inc.)