|(intr) (of a disease, trouble, etc) to break out or appear again after a period of dormancy; recur|
|[C19: from Latin recrūdēscere to become raw again, from |
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
recrudescence re·cru·des·cence (rē'kr&oomacr;-děs'əns)
A recurrence of a pathological process or its symptoms after a period of improvement or quiesence.