rejuvenescence

noun re·ju·ve·nes·cence \ ri-ˌjü-və-ˈne-sən(t)s , ˌrē- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of rejuvenescence

: a renewal of youthfulness or vigor : rejuvenation

rejuvenescent

play \ri-ˌjü-və-ˈne-sᵊnt, ˌrē-\ 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


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