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re·dis·trict

 (rē-dĭs′trĭkt)
tr.v. re·dis·trict·ed, re·dis·trict·ing, re·dis·tricts
To divide again into districts, especially to give new boundaries to administrative or election districts.

redistrict

(ˌriːˈdɪstrɪkt)
vb
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) US to reorganize the legislative districts (of)

re•dis•trict

(riˈdɪs trɪkt)

v.t.
to divide anew into districts, as for administrative or electoral purposes.
[1840–50, Amer.]
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Chairman, and to its affirmation I pledge my life, my fortune, and my sacred honour, that that wicked and unscrupulous Minority redistricted the cards
Flick said if a person is elected in November, but after December is redistricted out of the ward, he or she could not be sworn in.
Just coincidently this slice is the home of Assemblyman Tony Cardenas, who is about to be term-limited out and who is already running to replace Joel Wachs in the old 2nd District, which is about to be redistricted out of existence.