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reincarnation noun definition in Types of belief topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

reincarnation

 noun: Types of belief topic
1 [uncountable] the belief that after somebody’s death their soul lives again in a new body Do you believe in reincarnation?2 [countable, usually singular] a person or an animal whose body contains the soul of a dead person He thinks he’s the reincarnation of Attila the Hun.