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v. re·in·car·nat·ed, re·in·car·nat·ing, re·in·car·nates
1. To cause to be reborn in another body; incarnate again.
2. To cause to appear in a new form; refurbish or revitalize: "the 50-year-old beverage that has been reincarnated in recent years through a marketing campaign that appeals to young people's eagerness to live on the edge" (David Barboza).
To be reborn in another body.
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vb (tr; often passive)
(Theology) to cause to undergo reincarnation; be born again
(Theology) born again in a new body
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re•in•car•nate(v. ˌri ɪnˈkɑr neɪt; adj. -nɪt, -neɪt)
v. -nat•ed, -nat•ing,
adj. v.i., v.t.
1. to undergo or cause to undergo reincarnation.adj.
2. incarnate anew.
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Past participle: reincarnated
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|Verb||1.||reincarnate - be born anew in another body after death; "Hindus believe that we transmigrate"|
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"
be born - come into existence through birth; "She was born on a farm"
|2.||reincarnate - cause to appear in a new form; "the old product was reincarnated to appeal to a younger market"|
|Adj.||1.||reincarnate - having a new body|
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vt → reinkarnieren (liter); to be reincarnated → wiedergeboren werden; the belief that man is reincarnated (after death) → der Glaube an die Reinkarnation des Menschen or an die Wiedergeburt
adj → wiedergeboren
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