resprout

verb
re·sprout | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈsprau̇t \
resprouted; resprouting

Definition of resprout 

intransitive verb

: to grow as a sprout or shoot again Like most of the mustard leaves, it has a mild bite. The head is compact; once cut, it will resprout up to five times. —Marie Bianco also : to develop sprouts or shoots again … most established woody plants (especially deciduous ones) simply resprout from the roots, often with more stems than you cut down! —Ann Swengel

First Known Use of resprout

1816, in the meaning defined above

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