redevelopment

[ ree-di-vel-uh p-muh nt ]
/ ˌri dɪˈvɛl əp mənt /
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noun

the act or process of redeveloping.
an often publicly financed rebuilding of an urban residential or commercial section in decline.

Origin of redevelopment

First recorded in 1870–75; re- + development
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redevelopment


n.

also re-development, 1830, from re- + development.

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