readjustment

[ ree-uh-juhst-muh nt ]
/ ˌri əˈdʒʌst mənt /

noun

an act of readjusting or the state of being readjusted.
Finance. a rearrangement in the financial structure of a corporation, usually less drastic than a reorganization.

Nearby words

  1. reading group,
  2. reading notice,
  3. reading room,
  4. reading week,
  5. readjust,
  6. readmission,
  7. readmit,
  8. readout,
  9. readthrough,
  10. ready

Origin of readjustment

First recorded in 1765–75; readjust + -ment

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