[ˈriːˌsɪt] , [ˌriːˈsɪt] (past tense and past participle resat [ˌriːˈsæt] ; [ˈriːˌsæt] ) verb [T] British I
to take an examination again
noun [C] British
resit [ˈriːˌsɪt]
an examination that you take again because you failed it the first time

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