Fountain of Youth

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Foun′tain of Youth′

a fabled spring whose waters were supposed to restore health and youth, sought in the Bahamas and Florida by Ponce de León and others.
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Noun1.Fountain of Youth - a fountain described in folk tales as able to make people young again; "Ponce de Leon discovered Florida while searching for the Fountain of Youth"
natural spring, outpouring, fountain, spring, outflow - a natural flow of ground water
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"You are one of the fortunate mortals who have found and drunk from the Fountain of Youth,--you and Mother Lavendar.
It smell so like the waters of Lethe, and of that fountain of youth that the Conquistadores sought for in the Floridas, and find him all too late."
But there is a down side to the "fountain of youth".
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The time travel film about the search for the fountain of youth was directed by her fiance Darren Aronofsky.
These changes result in the activation of the gene for telomerase, turning on this molecular fountain of youth in most, if not all, types of tumors.

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