Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The replenishment of a deficiency
  • n. An intermediate enzyme reaction that replaces a depleted vital compound

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The addition of what is lacking; specifically, in medicine, the filling up of a deficiency caused by loss of substance, as in wounds.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.