regrow

verb re·grow \ (ˌ)rē-ˈgrō \
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of regrow

regrew play \(ˌ)rē-ˈgrü\; regrown play \(ˌ)rē-ˈgrōn\; regrowing
transitive verb
: to grow (something, such as a missing part) anew
intransitive verb
: to continue growth after interruption or injury

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1603


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regrow

intransitive verb re·grow \ (ˈ)rē-ˈgrō \

medical Definition of regrow

regrew play \-ˈgrü\; regrown play \-ˈgrōn\; regrowing
: to continue growth after interruption or injury

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