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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - The revival of an unfortunate situation after a period of abatement.

Usage examples (28)
  • The patient presented with a case of recrudescent gastralgia
  • Smaller ethnic communities in Kosovo are also at risk, in the face of a recrudescent Albanian nationalism.
  • It is increasingly challenged by the recrudescent Taliban and new recruits who have regained control of much of the south.
  • I mean what will these recrudescent culture warriors do if they cannot refight the 1990's with a boring candidate and her overwrought spouse? for more
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