restrike

noun
re·​strike | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈstrīk How to pronounce restrike (audio) , ˈrē-ˌstrīk \

Definition of restrike

: a coin or medal struck from an original die at some time after the original issue

First Known Use of restrike

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Restrike.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/restrike. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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