recharter

verb
re·​char·​ter | \(ˌ)rē-ˈchär-tər \
rechartered; rechartering; recharters

Definition of recharter 

transitive verb

: to grant a new charter to Facing re-election in July 1832, President Jackson vetoed a bill to recharter the Bank of the United States.— Laura Ellyn Smith

First Known Use of recharter

1776, in the meaning defined above

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