Juvenescence



[joo-vuh-nes-uh nt] /ˌdʒu vəˈnɛs ənt/

adjective
1.
being or becoming youthful; young.
2.
young in appearance.
3.
having the power to make young or youthful:
a juvenescent elixir.
/ˌdʒuːvɪˈnɛsəns/
noun
1.
youth or immaturity
2.
the act or process of growing from childhood to youth
3.
restoration of youth; rejuvenation
/ˌdʒuːvɪˈnɛsənt/
adjective
1.
becoming or being young or youthful
n.

1800; see juvenescent + -ence.
adj.

1821, from Latin iuvenescentem (nominative iuvenescens), present participle of iuvenescere “to grow into youth,” from iuvenis “young” (see young).

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