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restructure

[ree-struhk-cher] /riˈstrʌk tʃər/
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 of restructure
1940-1945
1940-45; re- + structure
Related forms
restructurer, noun
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restructure

/riːˈstrʌktʃə/
verb
1.
(transitive) to organize (a system, business, society, etc) in a different way: radical attempts to restructure the economy
Derived Forms
restructuring, noun
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restructure

v.

1951, from re- "back, again" + structure (v.). Related: Restructured; restructuring.

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restructuring in Technology


The transformation from one representation form to another at the same relative abstraction level, while preserving the subject system's external behaviour (functionality and semantics).

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