from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of rejuvenating, or the state or process of being rejuvenated; rejuvenescence.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Rejuvenescence.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The process of rendering young again.
  • noun The process of producing beneficial changes.

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

  • noun the act of restoring to a more youthful condition
  • noun the phenomenon of vitality and freshness being restored


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  • The procedure of reversing the aging process, thus regaining youth. As people get older, their health worsens, strength and intelligence are thought to diminish, beauty is thought by many to go away. Historically, people in all societies have looked for a way to regain the qualities of youth. In the future however, rejuvenation may become reality through stem cells, biochemical repair or nanotechnology. (Wikipedia)

    May 29, 2008