rezone

[v. ree-zohn; n. ree-zohn, ree-zohn]
verb (used with object), rezoned, rezoning.
1.
to reclassify (a property, neighborhood, etc.) as belonging to a different zone or being subject to different zoning restrictions.
noun
2.
an act or instance of rezoning; reclassification: to apply for a rezone.

Origin:
1950–55; re- + zone

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