Definition of repressure in English:

repressure

verb

  • with object To pressurize for a second or further time; specifically to introduce air or other gas into (an otherwise spent oil field) in order to create sufficient pressure to yield further oil.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in U.S. Patents. From re- + pressure, after repressure.

Pronunciation

repressure

/ˌriːˈprɛʃə/