Definition of recrudesce in English:

recrudesce

verb

[no object]formal
  • Break out again; recur.

    ‘diseases such as polio, which had been limited to a handful of countries, can recrudesce when conditions favour the virus’
    • ‘So either the usage has recrudesced or the verb vanished only from formal written prose, not from the spoken language.’
    • ‘She was able to see a festering protest recrudescing.’
    happen again, reoccur, occur again, be repeated, repeat, repeat itself
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Origin

Early 18th century: back-formation from recrudescence.

Pronunciation

recrudesce

/ˌriːkruːˈdɛs//ˌrɛkruːˈdɛs/