Definition of repristinate in US English:

repristinate

verb

  • with object To restore to the original condition or position; to revive; to renew. Compare "pristine".

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Hamon L'Estrange (1605–1660), theologian and historian. From re- + pristine + -ate.

Pronunciation

repristinate

/ˌriːˈprɪstɪneɪt/