redesign


redesign
redesign re‧de‧sign [ˌriːdɪˈzaɪn] verb [transitive]
to change the design of something:

• The car has been completely redesigned.

— redesign noun [countable, uncountable] :

• the costs associated with a major redesign of an existing product

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redesign UK US /ˌriːdɪˈzaɪn/ verb [T] PRODUCTION
to change the way something looks, is made, or works: »

The bank is redesigning its branches to make them colourful and contemporary.

redesign sth to do sth »

Some publishers redesigned their publications to put a greater emphasis on lifestyle and entertainment stories.

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redesign UK US /ˌriːdɪˈzaɪn/ noun [C] PRODUCTION
the act or process of changing the way something looks, is made, or works: »

Changes and redesigns can be done quickly without much additional cost.

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We decided on a redesign of the company's entire operations process.

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The model is due for a major redesign.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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