Meaning of retumescence in English:

retumescence

Pronunciation /ˌriːtjuːˈmɛsns/ /ˌriːtjʊˈmɛsns/ /ˌriːtʃuːˈmɛsns/

noun

rare
  • The action or fact of swelling again.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From re- + tumescence (although this is apparently first attested later).