re·​gen·​er·​a·​cy ri-ˈje-nə-rə-sē How to pronounce regeneracy (audio)
: the state of being regenerated

Word History

First Known Use

1620, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of regeneracy was in 1620

Dictionary Entries Near regeneracy

Cite this Entry

“Regeneracy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

More from Merriam-Webster on regeneracy

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!