from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To break out anew or come into renewed activity, as after a period of quiescence.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to recur, or break out anew after a dormant period
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To be in a state of recrudescence; esp., to come into renewed freshness, vigor, or activity; to revive.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To become raw or exacerbated again.
- To revive; become alive again; be renewed.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. happen
- v. become raw or open
Latin recrūdēscere, to grow raw again : re-, re- + crūdēscere, to get worse (from crūdus, raw; see kreuə- in Indo-European roots).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)