reviviscence

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reviviscence

(ˌrɛvɪˈvɪsəns; rɪˈvɪvɪsəns) or

reviviscency

n
rare restoration to life or animation; revival
[C17: from Latin, from revīviscere come back to life, related to vīvere to live; see revive]
ˌreviˈviscent adj
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rev•i•vis•cence

(ˌrɛv əˈvɪs əns)

also rev`i•vis′cen•cy,



n.
the act or state of being revived; revival; reanimation.
[1620–30; < Latin revīvisc(ere) to come to life again (re- re- + vīviscere, inchoative of vīvere to live) + -ence]
rev`i•vis′cent, adj.
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