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Replenish

replenish
1. To fill again after having been diminished or emptied; to stock anew; hence, to fill completely; to cause to abound. Multiply and replenish the earth. (gen. I. 28) The waters thus With fish replenished, and the air with fowl. (milton)
2. To finish; to complete; to perfect. We smothered The most replenished sweet work of nature. (Shak)
Origin: OE. Replenissen, OF. Replenir; L. Pref. Re- re- – plenus full. See Full, -ish, and cf. Replete.


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