reconfine


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reconfine

(ˌriːkənˈfaɪn)
vb (tr)
formal to confine (something or someone) again
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Conservatives opposed to racial discrimination "had few obvious ways to act on that belief without abandoning their long twilight struggle to reconfine the federal government within its historically defined riverbanks after the New Deal had demolished all the levees" Voegeli writes.