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remodel

[ree-mod-l] /riˈmɒd l/
verb (used with object), remodeled, remodeling or (especially British) remodelled, remodelling.
1.
to model again.
2.
to reconstruct; make over.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; re- + model
Related forms
remodeler; especially British, remodeller, noun
Synonyms
2. renew, renovate, re-create, repair.
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British Dictionary definitions for re model

remodel

verb (transitive) (riːˈmɒdəl) -els, -elling, -elled (US) -els, -eling, -eled
1.
to change or alter the structure, style, or form of (something): expand and remodel the kitchen
2.
to model again in clay, wax, etc; remould
noun (ˈriːˌmɒdəl)
3.
something that has been remodelled
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Word Origin and History for re model

remodel

v.

1789, from re- "back, again" + model (v.). Related: Remodeled; remodeling.

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