rejuvenescence

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noun re·ju·ve·nes·cence \ri-ˌjü-və-ˈne-sən(t)s, ˌrē-\

Definition of rejuvenescence

  1. :  a renewal of youthfulness or vigor :  rejuvenation

rejuvenescent

play \-sənt\ adjective

Examples of rejuvenescence in a Sentence

  1. the newly discovered oil deposits have led to a rejuvenescence of the nation's economy

Origin and Etymology of rejuvenescence

Medieval Latin rejuvenescere to become young again, from Latin re- + juvenescere to become young, from juvenis


First Known Use: circa 1631


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