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refresh

 [re-fresh´]
1. to freshen.
2. to make raw again; to denude a wound of epithelium to enhance tissue repair.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

re·fresh

(rē-fresh'),
1. To renew; to cause to recuperate.
2. To perform revivification (2).
[O. Fr. re-frescher]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

re·fresh

(rĕ-fresh')
1. To renew; to cause to recuperate.
2. To perform revivification (2).
[O. Fr. re-frescher]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in classic literature ?
On the front seat of the coach there was one of those small baskets in which travelling ladies who are too delicate to appear at a public table generally carry a supply of gingerbread, biscuits and cheese, cold ham, and other light refreshments, merely to sustain nature to the journey's end.
Her cousin sent me to her with a civil offer to get her some refreshment, but I have been snubbed, as usual.
"You will find that the attendant has light refreshments on board, sir, if you should be wanting anything," the station-master announced.