regenerative

[ ri-jen-er-uh-tiv, -uh-rey-tiv ]
/ rɪˈdʒɛn ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ tɪv /

adjective

of, relating to, or characterized by regeneration.
tending to regenerate.

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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, adverbnon·re·gen·er·a·tive, adjectivenon·re·gen·er·a·tive·ly, adverbun·re·gen·er·a·tive, adjective
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