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[ verb ] assign a new name to

Examples

"Many streets in the former East Germany were renamed in 1990"

Used in print

(John Harnsberger and Robert P. Wilkins,...)

In September 1822 two companies of infantry arrived_at the mouth of the St._Peter's_River , the head of navigation on the Mississippi , and began construction of Fort_St._Anthony which , upon completion , was renamed in_honor_of its commander , Colonel_Josiah_Snelling .

Related terms

name

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[ verb ] name again or anew

Examples

"He was renamed Minister of the Interior"

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name

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