an angel who supposedly keeps a record of every person’s good and bad acts
noun 1. the act or practice of a person or thing that records. 2. sound recorded on a disk or tape. 3. a disk or tape on which something is recorded. verb (used with object) 1. to set down in writing or the like, as for the purpose of preserving evidence. 2. to cause to […]
noun 1. a structure consisting essentially of an upright and a transverse piece, used to execute persons in ancient times. 2. any object, figure, or mark resembling a cross, as two intersecting lines. 3. a mark resembling a cross, usually an X, made instead of a signature by a person unable to write. 4. the […]
verb (used without object), recrudesced, recrudescing. 1. to break out afresh, as a sore, a disease, or anything else that has been quiescent. verb 1. (intransitive) (of a disease, trouble, etc) to break out or appear again after a period of dormancy; recur
or recrudescency [ree-kroo-des-uh ns] /ˌri kruˈdɛs əns/ noun 1. breaking out afresh or into renewed activity; revival or reappearance in active existence. recrudescence re·cru·des·cence (rē’krōō-děs’əns) n. A recurrence of a pathological process or its symptoms after a period of improvement or quiesence. re’cru·desce’ v. re’cru·des’cent adj.