rescale

verb
re·​scale | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈskāl How to pronounce rescale (audio) \
rescaled; rescaling; rescales

Definition of rescale

transitive verb

: to plan, establish, or formulate on a new and usually smaller scale

Examples of rescale in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Today's drop marked a 41% slide from the November 9 peak, meaning Bitcoin would need to climb 68% to rescale the pre-Thanksgiving summit. Shawn Tully, Fortune, 10 Jan. 2022 But your feet probably aren’t ready to rescale such heights. Rebecca Malinsky, WSJ, 6 May 2021 The one thing that is evolving quickly is its map, which engineers rescaled, expanded and cleaned up. Rachel Swan, SFChronicle.com, 9 May 2020 For example, particles’ speeds at one instant can be rescaled, according to the scaling exponent, to give the distribution of speeds at any time later or earlier. Quanta Magazine, 1 Aug. 2019 For example, particles’ speeds at one instant can be rescaled, according to the scaling exponent, to give the distribution of speeds at any time later or earlier. Quanta Magazine, 1 Aug. 2019 For example, particles’ speeds at one instant can be rescaled, according to the scaling exponent, to give the distribution of speeds at any time later or earlier. Quanta Magazine, 1 Aug. 2019 For example, particles’ speeds at one instant can be rescaled, according to the scaling exponent, to give the distribution of speeds at any time later or earlier. Quanta Magazine, 1 Aug. 2019 But to the researchers’ surprise, neither realignment nor rescaling occurred. Quanta Magazine, 27 Mar. 2018 See More

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First Known Use of rescale

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Rescale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rescale. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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