re·new /ri-'nü, -'nyü/ vt
1: to make like new: restore to freshness, vigor, or perfection; specif: to prevent the lapse of (a judgment) due to expiration of a statute of limitations
2: to do or state again
renew ed his objection to the evidence
3: to grant or obtain again or as an extension
renew a lease
1: to become new or as new
2: to make a renewal (as of a contract)
re·new·abil·i·ty /-ˌnü-ə-'bi-lə-tē, -ˌnyü-/ n
re·new·able /-'nü-ə-bəl, -'nyü-/ adj

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

I (begin again) verb continue, iterare, launch again, progress, put back, readmit, recommence, redintegrare, reembark, reenter, regenerate, reinstall, reinstate, reinstitute, reintroduce, reopen, reorganize, repeat, repetere, resume, return to, revive, set going again, start again, stimulate, transform associated concepts: leave to renew, renew a motion, renew an objection II (refurbish) verb ameliorate, amend, bring up to date, cure, enhance, fix, freshen, give new life to, improve, invigorate, make over, make perfect, make sound, make well, make whole, meliorate, mend, modernize, overhaul, patch up, perfect, put into shape, reanimate, reawaken, rebuild, reclaim, reconcinnare, recondition, reconstitute, reconstruct, reconvert, recover, recreate, rectify, redesign, redintegrate, redo, redress, refashion, reficere, refinish, refit, refresh, refurbish, regenerate, rehabilitate, reintegrate, reinvigorate, rejuvenate, rekindle, remake, remodel, renovare, renovate, repair, replace, replenish, reproduce, restore, resurge, resurrect, resuscitate, retouch, revamp, revise, revitalize, revive, rework, salvage, save III index amend, continue (resume), cure, fix (repair), meliorate, proceed (continue), recollect, reconstitute, reconstruct, recreate, recur, reform, rehabilitate, relapse, remedy, renovate, reopen, repair, repeat (do again), replenish, reproduce, resume, resurrect

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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