Definition of repastinate in English:

repastinate

verb

rare, archaic
  • with object To dig or cultivate again in preparation for planting.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Cockeram (fl. 1623–1658), lexicographer. From classical Latin repastināt-, past participial stem of repastināre to turn (ground) over again in preparation for planting from re + pastināre.

Pronunciation

repastinate

/ˌriːˈpastɪneɪt//rɪˈpastɪneɪt/