Regeneration - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˌdʒenəˈreɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word regeneration
Brit.  |rɪdʒɛnəˈreɪʃn|  British pronunciation of the word regeneration

noun

- (biology) growth anew of lost tissue or destroyed parts or organs
- feedback in phase with (augmenting) the input
- the activity of spiritual or physical renewal
- forming again (especially with improvements or removal of defects); renewing and reconstituting (syn: re-formation)

Examples

...the regeneration of knitting and crocheting is in full bloom, with Hollywood stars admitting they knit and crochet on movie sets...

The decision will give renewed impetus to the economic regeneration of our country.

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