recodification

noun re·cod·i·fi·ca·tion \ (ˌ)rē-ˌkä-də-fə-ˈkā-shən , -ˌkō- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of recodification

plural recodifications
: 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

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