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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 re·in·force /ˌriənˈfors, ˈfɔrs/
 (vt.)加強,增援,補充(vi.)求援,得到增援加固物

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 re·in·force /ˌrɪənˈfo(ə)rs, ˈfɔ(ə)rs/ 及物動詞
 補

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·en·force, Re-en·force v. t.
 1. To strengthen with new force, assistance, material, or support; as, to reenforce an argument; to reenforce a garment; especially, to strengthen with additional troops, as an army or a fort, or with additional ships, as a fleet. [Written also reinforce.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·en·force, n.  Something which reenforces or strengthens. Specifically: (a) That part of a cannon near the breech which is thicker than the rest of the piece, so as better to resist the force of the exploding powder. See Illust. of Cannon. (b) An additional thickness of canvas, cloth, or the like, around an eyelet, buttonhole, etc. [Written also reinforce.]
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·in·force v. t. See Reenforce, v. t.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·in·force, n. See Reenforce, n.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 reinforce
      v 1: make stronger; "he reinforced the concrete" [syn: reenforce]
      2: strengthen and support with rewards; "Let's reinforce good
         behavior" [syn: reward]