Definition: increasing or reviving after a period of little activity, popularity, or occurrence

Sentence example: Despite laws banning the sale of organs, the illegal trade is driven by an increased demand for kidneys which have in turn been fuelled by a rise in diabetes worldwide. According to a WHO report in 2007, the underground organ market is still resurgent in India, with around 2,000 Indians selling a kidney every year.

The Power Memory Strategy:

  • Link to re-, i.e. again
  • Link to surge, i.e. increase
  • Put together, it means increasing again after a rest period

 

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