noun. ['riːˈdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] forming again (especially with improvements or removal of defects); renewing and reconstituting.
Words that Rhyme with Regeneration
Example sentences of the word regeneration
1. Noun, singular or mass
Divide the gallons between regenerations by the daily usage to get the number of days between regeneration cycles.
Quotes containing the word regeneration
1. Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring.
- William Alexander
2. It is practically impossible to teach good programming to students that have had a prior exposure to BASIC: as potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope of regeneration.
- Edsger Dijkstra
noun. ['riːˈdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] (biology) growth anew of lost tissue or destroyed parts or organs.
- biological process
- organic process
noun. ['riːˈdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] the activity of spiritual or physical renewal.
noun. ['riːˈdʒɛnɝˈeɪʃən'] feedback in phase with (augmenting) the input.
- positive feedback
- vicious cycle