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resurgent
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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rising again — as with new strength or popularity
  • More active air, a matutinal distant cock, ecclesiastical clocks at various points, avine music, the isolated tread of an early wayfarer, the visible diffusion of the light of an invisible luminous body, the first golden limb of the resurgent sun perceptible low on the horizon.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (54% in)

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