reascent

noun
re·as·cent | \ (ˌ)rē-ə-ˈsent \
plural reascents

Definition of reascent 

: the act or an instance of ascending again : a second or subsequent ascent his reascent to fame In this vein, the reascent to the top of the charts of Mariah Carey's newest album, "Music Box," signals more than her musical dominance. —Michael Eric Dyson

First Known Use of reascent

1621, in the meaning defined above

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