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restate

[ree-steyt] /riˈsteɪt/
verb (used with object), restated, restating.
1.
to state again or in a new way.
Origin
1705-1715
1705-15; re- + state
Related forms
restatement, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for restatement

restate

/riːˈsteɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to state or affirm again or in a new way
Derived Forms
restatement, noun
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Word Origin and History for restatement
n.

1785, from restate + -ment.

restate

v.

also re-state, 1713, from re- + state (v.). Related: Restated; restating.

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