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

  Born \Born\ (b[^o]rn), p. p. & a. [See Bear, v. t.]
     1. Brought forth, as an animal; brought into life; introduced
        by birth.
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              No one could be born into slavery in Mexico.
                                                    --Prescott.
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     2. Having from birth a certain character; by or from birth;
        by nature; innate; as, a born liar. "A born matchmaker."
        --W. D. Howells.
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     Born again (Theol.), regenerated; renewed; having received
        spiritual life. "Except a man be born again, he can not
        see the kingdom of God." --John iii. 3.
  
     Born days, days since one was born; lifetime. [Colloq.]
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