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re·viv·i·fi·ca·tion

(rē-viv'i-fi-kā'shŭn),
1. Renewal of life and strength. Synonym(s): revivescence
2. Refreshening the edges of a wound by paring or scraping to promote healing. Synonym(s): vivification
[L. re-, again, + vivo, to live, + facio, to make]

re·viv·i·fi·ca·tion

(rē-viv'i-fi-kā'shŭn)
1. Renewal of life and strength.
2. Refreshening the edges of a wound by paring or scraping to promote healing.
Synonym(s): vivification.
[L. re-, again, + vivo, to live, + facio, to make]

revivification

(rē-vĭv″ĭ-fĭ-kā′shŭn) [L. re, again, + vivere, to live, + facere, to make]
1. An attempt to restore life to those apparently dead; restoration to life or consciousness; also the restoration of life in local parts, as a limb after freezing.
2. The pairing of surfaces to facilitate healing, as in a wound.

re·viv·i·fi·ca·tion

(rē-viv'i-fi-kā'shŭn)
Refreshening edges of a wound by paring or scraping to promote healing.
[L. re-, again, + vivo, to live, + facio, to make]
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