recodify

verb re·cod·i·fy \ (ˌ)rē-ˈkä-də-ˌfī , -ˈkō- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of recodify

recodified; recodifying; recodifies
: to codify (something) again
  • recodify statutes
  • The proposal was to recodify the ordinance and clarify areas where the language is confusing or contradictory.
  • —Glen Olson

First Known Use of recodify

1818

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