renumber

verb
re·​num·​ber | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈnəm-bər How to pronounce renumber (audio) \
renumbered; renumbering

Definition of renumber

transitive verb

: to assign new numbers to (something) renumber the pages … S. 1950, the Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 … . (It would later be renumbered S. 1982).— Steve Contorno

First Known Use of renumber

1827, in the meaning defined above

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“Renumber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/renumber. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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