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English definition of “rediscover”

rediscover

verb [T] uk   /ˌriːdɪˈskʌv.ər/ us    //
to find something or someone again after losing or forgetting about it or them for a long time: The athlete rediscovered her best form with a morale-boosting win in the triple jump. After her husband's death, she rediscovered the joys of bowling and golf.
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