noun[mass noun] • formal
- The state or period of being young: • figurative in the juvenescence of the yearMore example sentences
- A silhouette portrait of Talbot as a boy of seven, drawn in 1807 by an unknown hand, opens this monumental book about the birth and juvenescence of a medium.
- I believe that the happiest individuals are those who have reclaimed their juvenescence, or the power to grow young.
- Gyllenhaals juvenescence is the magic that makes even Graysmiths most mundane actions sparkle.
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- Such juvenescent films form when the evaporation of water is prevented and that of a minor but highly surface-active component is favored.
- Both juvenescent and senescent fish have functional ovotestes.
early 19th century: from Latin juvenescent- 'reaching the age of youth', from the verb juvenescere, from juvenis 'young'.
More definitions of juvenescenceDefinition of juvenescence in:
- The US English dictionary