- a person or thing that regenerates.
- (in a regenerative furnace) a chamber filled with checkerwork that is repeatedly heated by exhaust gases in order to heat air that is passed through it.
Origin of regenerator
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Examples from the Web for regenerator
We were certainly in need of a regenerator at Jackman's Gulch about the beginning of '53.The Captain of the Pole-Star and Other Tales
Arthur Conan Doyle
Hillel's method earned him the title "Regenerator of the Law."A Thousand Years of Jewish History
Maurice H. (Maurice Henry) Harris
Write he must, and it was sheer modesty that generated the Regenerator.
Is it possible the Regenerator is, after all, more tantalizing than the Barmecide?
Astronomically this new sun was the Regenerator, by which all Nature was renewed.The God-Idea of the Ancients
Eliza Burt Gamble