v. i.1.To stagnate; to cease to flow.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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639, explains that "restagnates" (34) refers to "the characteristic motion of water in process of regaining stillness." As the "streaming rings" seem to disappear in their circular return to their source, so too do men disappear to an "invisible estate" (37).