tending to return to an earlier state
A usually minor or temporary failure; a slip:
a failure to maintain a higher state
A return to a former state, especially after apparent improvement.
(Genetics) A return to the normal phenotype, usually by a second mutation.
Regress means to go back to a worse or less developed state.
To come open or unfastened.
To divert or deflect:
To turn inside out or upside down:
(Archaic) To go, or seem to go, backward
To act in a reverse way; go back to a former condition, stage, etc.
To return to one's attention or memory:
To develop and reach maturity.
To aid in the growth of; strengthen:
To surpass or exceed:
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