from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Brought back; returned. Used postpositively.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Redone, restored, brought back, or revisited.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Led or brought back, as from a distance, from captivity, etc.: as, “Astræa Redux” (the title of a poem by Dryden on the restoration and return of Charles II.).
- In medicine, noting the return of certain physical signs, after their disappearance in consequence of disease.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. brought back
Latin : re-, re- + dux, leader; see duke.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin reducere ("to bring back"). (Wiktionary)