Definition of renucleation in US English:

renucleation

noun

  • 1The fact or process of establishing a new centre or focal point.

  • 2The formation or provision of new nuclei or a new nucleus. Chiefly in Physical Chemistry: the renewed aggregation of particles to form a new phase.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in H. G. Wells (1866–1946), novelist and social commentator. From re- + nucleation.

Pronunciation

renucleation

/ˌriːnjuːklɪˈeɪʃn/