juvenescence

noun
ju·​ve·​nes·​cence | \ ˌjü-və-ˈne-sᵊn(t)s How to pronounce juvenescence (audio) \

Definition of juvenescence

: the state of being youthful or of growing young

Other Words from juvenescence

juvenescent \ ˌjü-​və-​ˈne-​sᵊnt How to pronounce juvenescence (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of juvenescence

1800, in the meaning defined above

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“Juvenescence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/juvenescence. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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