Renascence
Renascence Re*nas"cence (r?-n?s"sens), n. [See {Renascent}, and cf. {Renaissance}.] 1. The state of being renascent. [1913 Webster]

Read the Ph[oe]nix, and see how the single image of renascence is varied. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]

2. Same as {Renaissance}. [1913 Webster]

The Renascence . . . which in art, in literature, and in physics, produced such splendid fruits. --M. Arnold. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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