- of, relating to, or characterized by regeneration.
- tending to regenerate.
Origin of regenerative
Related Words for regenerativeartistic, developmental, beneficial, broadening, constructive, corrective, helpful, humane, influential, instructive, learned, liberal, nurturing, refined, refining, stimulating, civilizing, edifying, educative, uplifting
Examples from the Web for regenerative
Contemporary Examples of regenerative
“What the dossier claims is staggering,” Michele De Luca, director of the Centre for Regenerative Medicine, told Science Insider.‘Hero’ Doc Accused of Harvesting Stem Cells in Dirty Basements
Barbie Latza Nadeau
April 29, 2014
The power of his story is not only redemptive, but regenerative too.Mandela: The Last Good Man
December 5, 2013
Regenerative Pluto is in happy aspect to ruler Jupiter, freshly in Taurus.Horoscopes for June 5-11, 2011
Starsky + Cox
June 4, 2011
Breakthroughs in genomics, regenerative medicine, as well as personalized drugs and therapies are all within our reach.The Price of Recovery
February 24, 2009
Historical Examples of regenerative
Wind and Wave and Sun: how regenerative these elder brothers are.William Sharp (Fiona Macleod)
Elizabeth A. Sharp
Even for the Micawbers a land of lots of room was regenerative.G. H. Q.
In the regenerative circuit the tube is performing two jobs at once.Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son
After much experimenting on the Invention of the Siemens regenerative burner.Gas Burners
These were the early steps which led finally to the regenerative burner.Artificial Light
Word Origin and History for regenerative
late 14c., from Old French regeneratif or directly from Medieval Latin regenerativus, from regeneratus, past participle of regenerare "bring forth again" (see regeneration).