[ ri-jen-er-uh-tiv, -uh-rey-tiv ]
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  1. of, relating to, or characterized by regeneration.

  2. tending to regenerate.

Origin of regenerative

First recorded in 1350–1400; Middle English word from Medieval Latin word regenerātīvus.See regenerate, -ive

Other words from regenerative

  • re·gen·er·a·tive·ly, adverb
  • non·re·gen·er·a·tive, adjective
  • non·re·gen·er·a·tive·ly, adverb
  • un·re·gen·er·a·tive, adjective

Words Nearby regenerative Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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