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Daemon
Posted: Sunday, November 1, 2020 12:00:00 AM
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retread

(verb) To make or do over again, especially with minimal revision; rehash.

Synonyms: make over, rework

Usage: I refuse to write a script that retreads old romantic comedies, no matter how many times producers request that I do.
Ashwin Vemuri
Posted: Sunday, November 1, 2020 12:53:54 AM

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retread

(verb) To make or do over again, especially with minimal revision; rehash.

Synonyms: make over, rework

Usage: I refuse to write a script that retreads old romantic comedies, no matter how many times producers request that I do.
taurine
Posted: Sunday, November 1, 2020 4:37:18 AM

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Each retreaded tyre must be permanently and legibly marked on both sides with the following information:
(…)
(viii) the direction of rotation where it is marked on the original tyre.

— S.I. No. 254/1989 Industrial Research and Standards (Section 44) (Retreaded Passenger Car and Commercial Vehicle Tyres) Order, 1989.
monamagda
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Adyl Mouhei
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Retread

1/go back over (a path or one's steps).
"They never retread the same ground"

2/Put a new tread on (a worn tyre).
"1.3 million tyres were retreaded"


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Emel Rapchan
Posted: Sunday, November 1, 2020 3:23:31 PM

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I don't like Democrats as much I like politicians in general, but listen to this from POTUS makes me feel really bad.


Emel Rapchan
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Wilmar (USA) 1M
Posted: Sunday, November 1, 2020 7:28:26 PM

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I actually had some retreads (retreaded tires) when very young. Can you imagine? Cripes.
Ashwin Vemuri
Posted: Sunday, November 1, 2020 11:25:03 PM

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retread

(verb) To make or do over again, especially with minimal revision; rehash.

Synonyms: make over, rework

Usage: I refuse to write a script that retreads old romantic comedies, no matter how many times producers request that I do.
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