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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Coming again into being; showing renewed growth or vigor.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Experiencing renewed vigor; being reborn.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Springing or rising again into being; being born again, or reproduced.
  • adj. See Renaissant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Springing or rising into being again; reproduced; reappearing; rejuvenated.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. rising again as to new life and vigor

Etymologies

Latin renāscēns, renāscent-, present participle of renāscī, to be born again; see renaissance.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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