Definition of re-elevate in US English:

re-elevate

(also reëlevate)

verb

  • with object To elevate or raise again; Geology to raise (a geological formation) following subsidence, erosion, etc. (usually in pass.).

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Taylor (1758–1835), philosopher and translator. From re- + elevate.

Pronunciation

re-elevate

/riːˈɛlɪveɪt/