recodification

noun
re·​cod·​i·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ (ˌ)rē-ˌkä-də-fə-ˈkā-shən How to pronounce recodification (audio) , -ˌkō- \
plural recodifications

Definition of recodification

: the act or process of codifying something the recodification of banking laws The city is in the midst of a sweeping recodification designed to update the local rules enforced in the city.— Jefferson Weaver

First Known Use of recodification

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Recodification.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/recodification. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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