replenish UK US /rɪˈplenɪʃ/ verb [I or T] FORMAL
to return, or make something return, to an earlier level or size: »

Industrial fishing methods don't give fish stocks a chance to replenish.


Some firms are planning ahead to replenish retiring work forces.


Increases in taxes will help replenish the fund.

replenishment noun [U]

The warehouse operation deals with the replenishment of stock.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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