repullulate

intransitive verb
re·​pullulate | \ (ˈ)rē+ \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of repullulate

archaic
: to bud or sprout again whose branches … are withered, never to repullulate again— Eliza Nathan

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History and Etymology for repullulate

Latin repullulatus, past participle of repullulare, from re- + pullulare to sprout

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“Repullulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/repullulate. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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