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recapitalize

[ ree-kap-i-tl-ahyz ]
/ ri藞k忙p 瑟 tl藢a瑟z /
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verb (used with object), re路cap路i路tal路ized, re路cap路i路tal路iz路ing.
to renew or change the capital of.
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Also especially British, re路cap路i路tal路ise .

Origin of recapitalize

First recorded in 1940鈥45; re- + capitalize
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British Dictionary definitions for recapitalize

recapitalize
/ (ri藧藞k忙p瑟t蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb
to provide (a bank, financial institution, or corporation) with more capital
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