redivivus

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From Latin redivīvus.

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redivivus ‎(not comparable)

  1. (chiefly figuratively, postpositive) Living again; brought back to life.
    • 1979, André Brink, A Dry White Season, Vintage 1998, p. 43:
      A tall, athletic, tanned man, his smooth black hair slick with oil, long sideburns, neatly trimmed moustache, Clark Gable redivivus.

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