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renaissances

noun
plural of renaissance

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a period of high artistic or cultural development
  • the 19th-century literary renaissance that prompted people to refer to Boston as the Athens of America

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“Renaissances.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/renaissances. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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