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liquescent

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adjective li·ques·cent \li-ˈkwe-sənt\

Definition of liquescent

  1. :  being or tending to become liquid :  melting



Origin and Etymology of liquescent

Latin liquescent-, liquescens, present participle of liquescere to become fluid, inchoative of liquēre


First Known Use: circa 1727


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