1. (transitive, computing) The process of recreating the layout of a document when some of its component elements may have changed.
1. (intransitive) To flow back again.
- The sea flows and reflows.
2. (transitive, chiefly engineering) To cause to flow again, to remelt.
- Reflowing solder is a common form of rework in the manufacture of printed circuit boards: you heat up the solder and it flows where it should have flowed the first time.
3. (transitive, computing, wordprocessing) To modify the layout of text around other objects in a document.