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recapitalization

[ ree-kap-i-tl-uh-zey-shuhn ]
/ riˌkæp ɪ tl əˈzeɪ ʃən /
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noun

a revision of a corporation's capital structure by an exchange of securities.

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Origin of recapitalization

First recorded in 1925–30; re- + capitalization
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