restructure

[ree-struhk-cher]
verb (used with object), restructured, restructuring.
1.
to change, alter, or restore the structure of: to restructure a broken nose.
2.
to effect a fundamental change in (as an organization or system).
3.
to recombine (bits of inexpensive meats), especially by mechanical means, into simulated steaks, fillets, etc.
verb (used without object), restructured, restructuring.
4.
to restructure something.
noun
5.
the act or an instance of restructuring.

Origin:
1940–45; re- + structure

restructurer, noun
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restructure (riːˈstrʌktʃə)
 
vb
(tr) to organize (a system, business, society, etc) in a different way: radical attempts to restructure the economy
 
re'structuring
 
n

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restructure
1951, from re- "back, again" + structure (v.).
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Example sentences
They will eventually restructure the electorate as they replace older voters
  attached to the other party.
The arrest instantly became a new focal point in the long-running debate about
  how to restructure scholarly publishing.
In my situation, a new dean came in and decided to restructure the college.
He never addresses the question of authority for such oversight, only his
  vision of how universities must restructure.
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