- to render active again; revive.
- to be active again.
Origin of reactivate
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Examples from the Web for reactivation
He called this phenomenon of reactivation or secondary exaggeration of infantile reminiscences "regression."
- (tr) to make (something) active or functional again
Word Origin and History for reactivation
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- To make active again.
- To restore the ability to function or the effectiveness of.