regenerative

adjective re·gen·er·a·tive \ ri-ˈje-nə-ˌrā-tiv , -ˈje-nə-rə- , -ˈjen-rə- \
|Updated on: 9 Jun 2018

Definition of regenerative

1 : of, relating to, or marked by regeneration
2 : tending to regenerate

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First Known Use of regenerative

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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regenerative

adjective re·gen·er·a·tive \ ri-ˈjen-ə-ˌrāt-iv, -ˈjen-(ə-)rət- \

medical Definition of regenerative

1 : of, relating to, or marked by regeneration
2 : tending to regenerate


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