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

  Recrudesce \Re`cru*desce"\, v. i. [See Recrudescent.]
     To be in a state of recrudescence; esp., to come into renewed
     freshness, vigor, or activity; to revive.
           The general influence . . . which is liable every now
           and then to recrudesce in his absence.   --Edmund
     [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Recrudescence

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      v 1: happen; "Report the news as it develops"; "These political
           movements recrudesce from time to time" [syn: break,
           recrudesce, develop]
      2: become raw or open; "He broke out in hives"; "My skin breaks
         out when I eat strawberries"; "Such boils tend to recrudesce"
         [syn: erupt, recrudesce, break out]

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