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resurgence

noun [S or U] uk   /rɪˈsɜː.dʒəns/ us    /-ˈsɝː-/ formal
a new increase of activity or interest in a particular subject or idea that had been forgotten for some time: The creation of independent states has led to a resurgence of nationalism. resurgence in demand/popularity/interestRestoring and reviving
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