Definition of resediment in US English:

resediment

verb

Geology
  • with object To redeposit (a sediment); specifically (of water, etc.) to move (previously deposited sediment) from one location to another. Occasionally also without object (of a sediment): to resettle.

Origin

Late 19th century. From re- + sediment. Compare resedimentation.

Pronunciation

resediment

/riːˈsɛdɪm(ə)nt/