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Resumption
Resumptive
Resupinate
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resupply
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resurrect
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resurrection fern
Resurrection of Christ
RESURRECTION OF JESUS CHRIST, THE
Resurrection of the dead
resurrection plant
RESURRECTION, GOSPEL OF THE
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resurrectionist
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resurgent definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: rising again as to new life and vigor; "resurgent nationalism" [syn: resurgent, renascent]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Etymology: Latin resurgent-, resurgens, present participle of resurgere Date: 1805 undergoing or tending to produce resurgence

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 rising or arising again. 2 tending to rise again. Derivatives: resurgence n. Etymology: L resurgere resurrect- (as RE-, surgere rise)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Resurgent Re*sur"gent, a. [L. resurgens, -entis, p. pr. of resurgere. See Resurrection.] Rising again, as from the dead. --Coleridge.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Resurgent Re*sur"gent, n. One who rises again, as from the dead. [R.] --Sydney Smith.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

You use resurgent to say that something is becoming stronger and more popular after a period when it has been weak and unimportant. (FORMAL) ...the threat from the resurgent nationalist movement. ADJ: usu ADJ n



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