regrade

verb
re·​grade | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈgrād How to pronounce regrade (audio) \
regraded; regrading

Definition of regrade

transitive verb

: to grade (something) again: such as
a : to provide (something, such as a road) with a newly smooth horizontal or sloping surface The city will regrade and repave the road.
b : to assign a new grade or mark to (something) regrade an exam

First Known Use of regrade

1826, in the meaning defined above

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“Regrade.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/regrade. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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