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tr.v. re·pur·chased, re·pur·chas·ing, re·pur·chas·es
To buy (something) again.
The act of buying something that one previously sold or owned.
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(Commerce) to buy back or buy again (goods, securities, assets, etc)
(Commerce) an act or instance of repurchasing
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v. -chased, -chas•ing,
1. to buy (something) again.n.
2. the act of repurchasing.
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Past participle: repurchased
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|Noun||1.||repurchase - the act of purchasing back something previously sold|
purchase - the acquisition of something for payment; "they closed the purchase with a handshake"
|Verb||1.||repurchase - buy what had previously been sold, lost, or given away; "He bought back the house that his father sold years ago"|
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