remint

verb

re·​mint (ˌ)rē-ˈmint How to pronounce remint (audio)
reminted; reminting; remints

transitive verb

: to melt down (old or worn coin) and make into new coin

Word History

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of remint was in 1823

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“Remint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remint. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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