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revaluate

[ree-val-yoo-eyt] /riˈvæl yuˌeɪt/
verb (used with object), revaluated, revaluating.
1.
to make a new or revised valuation of; revalue.
2.
to increase the legal exchange value of (a nation's currency) relative to other currencies.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; probably back formation from revaluation; see re-, value, -ate1
Related forms
revaluation, noun
nonrevaluation, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for revaluate

revalue

/riːˈvæljuː/
verb
1.
to adjust the exchange value of (a currency), esp upwards Compare devalue
2.
(transitive) to make a fresh valuation or appraisal of
Derived Forms
revaluation, noun
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Word Origin and History for revaluate
v.

1949, back-formation from revaluation.

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