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revamp

[v. ree-vamp; n. ree-vamp]
verb (used with object)
1.
to renovate, redo, or revise: We've decided to revamp the entire show.
noun
2.
an act or instance of restructuring, reordering, or revising something; overhaul: a revamp of the nation's foreign policy.

Origin:
1840–50, Americanism; re- + vamp1

revamper, noun
revampment, noun
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revamp (riːˈvæmp)
 
vb
1.  to patch up or renovate; repair or restore
 
n
2.  something that has been renovated or revamped
3.  the act or process of revamping
 
[C19: from re- + vamp²]
 
re'vamper
 
n
 
re'vamping
 
n

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revamp
1850, from re- "again" + vamp "patch up, replace the upper front part of a shoe" (see vamp (v.)).
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