The 1980's neon hair redux, a la Cindy Lauper, has become fashionable again.
An example of redux is the return of bell bottoms from the 1960's.
Origin of reduxClassical Latin from reducere: see reduce
Origin of reduxLatin re- re- dux leader ; see duke .
Redux is always used attributively and after the noun rather than before it.
- From Latin reducere (“to bring back").
- The word may have entered popular usage in the United States with the 1971 publication of the novel Rabbit Redux by John Updike, although it had previously been used in medicine, literary titles, and product names.
redux - Computer Definition
Refers to being brought back, revived or restored. From the Latin "reducere."