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

  • n. A continuing after interruption; a renewal.
  • n. A restoration to use, acceptance, activity, or vigor; a revival.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instance of something resurging; a renewal of vigor or vitality.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of rising again; resurrection.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of rising again; resurrection.
  • n. The act of resurging or surging back, as a wave. See resurge, 2.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. bringing again into activity and prominence

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