readjustment

[ree-uh-juhst-muhnt]
noun
1.
an act of readjusting or the state of being readjusted.
2.
Finance. a rearrangement in the financial structure of a corporation, usually less drastic than a reorganization.

Origin:
1765–75; readjust + -ment

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readjust (ˌriːəˈdʒʌst)
 
vb
to adjust or adapt (oneself or something) again, esp after an initial failure
 
read'justable
 
adj
 
read'juster
 
n
 
read'justment
 
n

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Example sentences
It is a serious commitment and once you have entered the working world, it
  takes some serious readjustment.
We must seek the readjustment with care and courage.
Its a proper readjustment that has happened throughout history.
Our opportunity for a relatively smooth readjustment is perilously narrow.
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