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 for Reviving
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Revive \Re*vive"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Revived; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Reviving.] [F. revivere, L. revivere; pref. re- re- +
     vivere to live. See Vivid.]
     1. To return to life; to recover life or strength; to live
        anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated. --Shak.
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              The Lord heard the voice of Elijah; and the soul of
              the child came into again, and he revived. --1 Kings
                                                    xvii. 22.
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     2. Hence, to recover from a state of oblivion, obscurity,
        neglect, or depression; as, classical learning revived in
        the fifteenth century.
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     3. (Old Chem.) To recover its natural or metallic state, as a
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Reviving \Re*viv"ing\, a. & n.
     Returning or restoring to life or vigor; reanimating.
     --Milton. -- Re*viv"ing*ly, adv.
     [1913 Webster] Reviviscence

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: tending to impart new life and vigor to; "the renewing
             warmth of the sunshine" [syn: renewing, restorative,
             reviving, revitalizing, revitalising]

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