verb (past regrew; past participle regrown)
Grow or cause to grow again: [no object]: four days later the fins had started to regrow [with object]: a starfish can regrow all its arms if necessary
More example sentences
- This perennial, bush-like plant regrows its slender leaves each time it's picked and is the strongest-tasting rocket of all.
- Patients are given exercises to re-establish a range of facial expressions as the nerve very slowly regrows or heals.
- The dying bulb foliage will be covered later in the season when the shrub regrows.
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