no·​vate | \ nōˈvāt, usually -āt+V \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of novate

: to replace (an old obligation) by a new obligation

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History and Etymology for novate

Latin novatus, past participle of novare to make new, from novus new

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“Novate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/novate. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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