recrudescent

adjective
re·​cru·​des·​cent | \ ˌrē-krü-ˈde-sᵊnt How to pronounce recrudescent (audio) \

Definition of recrudescent

: breaking out again : renewing

First Known Use of recrudescent

1722, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of recrudescent was in 1722

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“Recrudescent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/recrudescent. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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recrudescent

adjective
re·​cru·​des·​cent | \ -ˈdes-ᵊnt How to pronounce recrudescent (audio) \

Medical Definition of recrudescent

: breaking out again : renewing disease after abatement, suppression, or cessation a recrudescent typhus

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