When a lizard loses its tail and then grows it back, this is an example of regeneration.
- a being renewed, reformed, or reconstituted
- a spiritual rebirth
- Biol. the renewal or replacement of any hurt or lost part, as the claw of a lobster
- Electronics the act or process of regenerating signals
Origin of regenerationMiddle English regeneracioun ; from Ecclesiastical Late Latin regeneratio
(countable and uncountable, plural regenerations)