relume

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verb re·lume \(ˌ)rē-ˈlüm\

Definition of relume

relumed

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reluming

archaic

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to light or light up again :  rekindle

Origin and Etymology of relume

irregular from Late Latin reluminare, from Latin re- + luminare to light up — more at illuminate


First Known Use: 1604

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