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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or marked by regeneration.
  • adj. Tending to regenerate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That serves to regenerate

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to regeneration; tending to regenerate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Producing regeneration; renewing.
  • In metallurgy, on the principle of the Siemens regenerator, or so constructed as to utilize that method of economizing fuel, as in the term regenerative gas-furnace. See regenerator.

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