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regenerate

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regeneration

  /rɪˌdʒenəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]
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regenerative

  /rɪˈdʒen(ə)rətɪv/  adjective
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regenerative British English pronunciation: regenerativeClick to listen to the pronunciation of regenerate /rɪˈdʒen(ə)rətɪv/  adjectiveMade better or making something better: improved, enhanced, remedial, compensatory, corrective, second-generation, dressed up, on the up and up, it makes a change, furbished

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