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reopener

[ree-oh-puh-ner] /riˈoʊ pə nər/
noun, Informal.
1.
an act or instance of reopening negotiations, as on the provisions of a contract.
Origin
reopen + -er1
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  • The purpose of a reopener is to enable one party to compel the other party to renegotiate the provisions covered by the reopener.
  • Check the block and give the date if this is for an existing agreement or reopener.
  • Moreover, neither party has sufficiently demonstrated the need for a reopener provision.

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