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derequisition

[dee-rek-wuh-zish-uh n] /diˌrɛk wəˈzɪʃ ən/
noun
1.
a freeing of requisitioned property, especially from military to civilian control.
verb (used without object)
2.
to free requisitioned property.
verb (used with object)
3.
to return (something that has been requisitioned by the military) to civilian control.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; de- + requisition
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derequisition

/diːˌrɛkwɪˈzɪʃən/
verb
1.
(transitive) to release from military to civilian use
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