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re·gen·er·ate

 (rĭ-jĕn′ə-rāt′)
v. re·gen·er·at·ed, re·gen·er·at·ing, re·gen·er·ates
v.tr.
1. Biology To replace (a lost or damaged organ or part) by the formation of new tissue.
2. To form, construct, or create anew: Any part of the hologram can be used to regenerate the whole image.
3. To give new life or energy to; revitalize: a new book to regenerate the flagging interest of his readers.
4. To reform spiritually or morally: "The sacraments come from God and regenerate the person" (Radclyffe Hall).
v.intr.
1. To effect regeneration: Can the damaged nerves regenerate?
2. To become formed or constructed again.
3. To undergo spiritual conversion or rebirth; reform.
adj. (-ər-ĭt)
1. Spiritually or morally reformed.
2. Formed by regeneration: regenerate tissue.

[Latin regenerāre, regenerāt-, to reproduce : re-, re- + generāre, to beget; see generate.]

re·gen′er·a·ble (-ər-ə-bəl) adj.
re·gen′er·ate·ly adv.
re·gen′er·a′tor n.
References in classic literature ?
He was no longer the energetic regenerator of his species I had encountered in the morning.
I suppose it was a necessary incident to wisdom in us both; but, some how or other, instead of being actor and regenerator in society, I became a piece of driftwood, and have been floating and eddying about, ever since.
Modern magnetic refrigerators employ an active magnetic regenerator (AMR) which can store a certain amount of heat and thus enhances the cooling/ heating effect by increasing the heat transfer taking place between MCM and heat transfer fluid.
An indirect regenerator system makes the system more bulky due to the need for a separate desorption tower, piping, heat exchangers, etc.
For active magnetic regenerator refrigerator device, the heat transfer plays an important role between magnetocaloric material and carrier fluid.
Regenerator temperature remains constant(Isothermal)
Through Praxair's proprietary OPTIMELT TCR system, the incoming natural gas is heated and reacts with a portion of the flue gas to produce a hot syngas fuel that recovers the waste heat stored in regenerators for more efficient combustion in the furnace.
The coefficient of regenerative losses, X, is the term that includes all of the losses due to incomplete heat transfer in the regenerator.
Our regenerator can clean noise from incoming data signals and should allow for systems of extended physical length and capacity.
Human Regenerator Preview Given at The Hotel ShowVisitors to 1st Middle East Spa Summit are given sneak preview of revolutionary new technology
CIP Technologies, the trading name of The Centre for Integrated Photonics Ltd, a manufacturer of photonic hybrid integrated circuits and InP based optoelectronic chips, devices, arrays and modules, has released a new 100Gb/s version of its all-optical 2R (reamplification and reshaping) regenerator for optical networking applications.
As a key part of HTAC technology, honeycomb ceramic regenerator is characterised by larger specific surface area, less pressure drop in gas flow and good heat-resistant capability.