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also re-e·lect (rē′ĭ-lĕkt′)
tr.v. re·e·lect·ed, re·e·lect·ing, re·e·lects also re-e·lect·ed or re-e·lect·ing or re-e·lects
To elect again.

re′e·lec′tion n.
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Verb1.reelect - elect again
elect - select by a vote for an office or membership; "We elected him chairman of the board"
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However, it is hard to offer empirical proof that the electorate had already forgiven an errant public official after reelecting him/her.
However, voters denied the GOP a sweep by reelecting Democrat incumbent Jim Hood as Attorney General.