regenerated

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From regenerate +‎ -ed.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɹiːˈdʒɛnəɹeɪtɪd/

Verb[edit]

regenerated

  1. simple past tense and past participle of regenerate

Adjective[edit]

regenerated (comparative more regenerated, superlative most regenerated)

  1. Spiritually made again; reborn.
    • 1824, James Hogg, The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner, Oxford 2010, p. 12:
      She declared her helpmate to be a limb of Antichrist, and one with whom no regenerated person could associate.
  2. Physically formed or created again; restored, remade, revived.
  3. (biology, medicine) Formed by regeneration.
    • 1928, Aldous Huxley, Point Counter-Point:
      The little bud of regenerated tissue which would normally have grown into a new tail had been removed.
  4. (chemistry, textiles) Reprecipitated after chemical treatment, especially in the form of fibres; pertaining to fibres prepared in this way.