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reformat

(ˌriːˈfɔːmæt)
vb (tr)
(Computer Science) computing to give a new format to or rearrange the data in

reformat


Past participle: reformatted
Gerund: reformatting

Imperative
reformat
reformat
Present
I reformat
you reformat
he/she/it reformats
we reformat
you reformat
they reformat
Preterite
I reformatted
you reformatted
he/she/it reformatted
we reformatted
you reformatted
they reformatted
Present Continuous
I am reformatting
you are reformatting
he/she/it is reformatting
we are reformatting
you are reformatting
they are reformatting
Present Perfect
I have reformatted
you have reformatted
he/she/it has reformatted
we have reformatted
you have reformatted
they have reformatted
Past Continuous
I was reformatting
you were reformatting
he/she/it was reformatting
we were reformatting
you were reformatting
they were reformatting
Past Perfect
I had reformatted
you had reformatted
he/she/it had reformatted
we had reformatted
you had reformatted
they had reformatted
Future
I will reformat
you will reformat
he/she/it will reformat
we will reformat
you will reformat
they will reformat
Future Perfect
I will have reformatted
you will have reformatted
he/she/it will have reformatted
we will have reformatted
you will have reformatted
they will have reformatted
Future Continuous
I will be reformatting
you will be reformatting
he/she/it will be reformatting
we will be reformatting
you will be reformatting
they will be reformatting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reformatting
you have been reformatting
he/she/it has been reformatting
we have been reformatting
you have been reformatting
they have been reformatting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reformatting
you will have been reformatting
he/she/it will have been reformatting
we will have been reformatting
you will have been reformatting
they will have been reformatting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reformatting
you had been reformatting
he/she/it had been reformatting
we had been reformatting
you had been reformatting
they had been reformatting
Conditional
I would reformat
you would reformat
he/she/it would reformat
we would reformat
you would reformat
they would reformat
Past Conditional
I would have reformatted
you would have reformatted
he/she/it would have reformatted
we would have reformatted
you would have reformatted
they would have reformatted
Translations

reformat

[ˈriːˈfɔːmæt] VTreformatear

reformat

[ˌriːˈfɔːrmæt] vt (COMPUTING) [+ disk, document] → reformater

reformat

vt (Comput) diskneu formatieren

reformat

[ˌriːˈfɔːmæt] vt (Comput) → riformattare
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