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verb [transitive] rejuvenate pronunciation in British English /rɪˈdʒuːvəneɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyrejuvenate
he/she/itrejuvenates
present participlerejuvenating
past tenserejuvenated
past participlerejuvenated
  1. 1
    to make someone feel or look younger or have more energy
  2. 2
    to make something such as an organization, system, or place good or effective again

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rejuvenation

 rejuvenate pronunciation in British English /rɪˌdʒuːvəˈneɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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