remint

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

Definition of remint

transitive verb

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

First Known Use of remint

1823, in the meaning defined above

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“Remint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remint. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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