Readjuster
Readjuster Re`ad*just"er (r[=e]`[a^]d*j[u^]st"[~e]r), n. One who, or that which, readjusts; in some of the States of the United States, one who advocates a refunding, and sometimes a partial repudiation, of the State debt without the consent of the State's creditors. [1913 Webster]

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