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regenerative

[ri-jen-er-uh-tiv, -uh-rey-tiv] /rɪˈdʒɛn ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ tɪv/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or characterized by regeneration.
2.
tending to regenerate.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Medieval Latin regenerātīvus. See regenerate, -ive
Related forms
regeneratively, adverb
nonregenerative, adjective
nonregeneratively, adverb
unregenerative, adjective
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