Definition of changeout in US English:



  • The replacement of a spent, used, dysfunctional or otherwise inferior part or object with a new one.

    • ‘But it's been a case of ‘getting to know’ you on the ship with a 100% crew changeout in the past 12 months.’
    • ‘The changeout is easy: by using a lightweight adapter that slips into most existing tracks, the fixtures require no rewiring.’
    • ‘That large avoided cost was not included in the payback analysis for the chiller changeout, yielding an unacceptably long payback period.’