Definition of re-enabling in US English:

re-enabling

(also reënabling)

noun

  • 1The action or process of enabling again; an instance of this. rare.

  • 2The action or an act of making a device operational or active once more.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Bowes (fl. 1579–1589), translator. From re- + enabling, after re-enable.