Re`cru*des"cence (r?`kr?*d?s"sens), Re`cru*des`cen*cy (-d?s"sen*s?), n. [Cf. F. recrudescence.]


The state or condition of being recrudescent.

A recrudescence of barbarism may condemn it [land] to chronic poverty and waste. Duke of Argyll.

2. Med.

Increased severity of a disease after temporary remission.



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