re- + annotate
reannotate (third-person singular simple present reannotates, present participle reannotating, simple past and past participle reannotated)
- To annotate again or differently.
- (biochemistry) To revise a previous annotation of a gene or protein
2006, Jin Xiong, Essential Bioinformatics, ISBN 0521840988, page 18:
- To alleviate the problem of naming genes, reannotation of genes and proteins using a set of common, controlled vocabulary to describe a gene or protein is necessary.