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[pal-in-jen-uh-sis] /ˌpæl ɪnˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/

rebirth; regeneration.

baptism in the Christian faith.
the doctrine of transmigration of souls.
noun (pl) -ses (-ˌsiːz)
(Christianity) spiritual rebirth through metempsychosis of Christian baptism
(biology) another name for recapitulation (sense 2)

palingenesis pal·in·gen·e·sis (pāl’ĭn-jěn’ĭ-sĭs)
The repetition by a single organism of various stages in the evolution of its species during embryonic development.


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