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
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- 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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- One way of preventing this is to cut the tree back hard after a year or so, selecting a single stem from the regrowth to form a new leader and allowing a thick, sturdy trunk to develop.
- The regrowth of the primary feathers and return of the ability to fly coincides with the fledging of her ducklings and their ability also to fly for the first time.
- This allows the regrowth to ripen and produce flowers next spring.
Definition of regrow in:
- The US English dictionary