regrowth

noun re·growth \ (ˌ)rē-ˈgrōth \

Definition of regrowth

: the act or process of regrowing
  • the regrowth of forests
; also : a result or product of regrowing
  • cattle grazing on pasture regrowth

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First Known Use of regrowth

1741


Medical Dictionary

regrowth

noun re·growth \ -ˈgrōth \

medical Definition of regrowth

: an act or instance of regrowing
  • regrowth of hair
  • tumor regrowth

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