Definition of re-edification in English:

re-edification

noun

  • Rebuilding; restoration.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Rolls of Parliament. From Anglo-Norman reedificacioun and Middle French reedification, redification and its etymon post-classical Latin reaedification-, reaedificatio rebuilding from reaedificat-, past participial stem of reaedificare + classical Latin -iō. Compare Catalan reedificació, Spanish reedificación, Portuguese reedificação, Italian riedificazione.

Pronunciation

re-edification

/ˌriːɛdɪfɪˈkeɪʃn//rɪˌɛdɪfɪˈkeɪʃn/