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adj la·tent \ˈlāt-ənt\

Definition of LATENT

:  existing in hidden or dormant form: as a :  present or capable of living or developing in a host without producing visible symptoms of disease <a latent virus> <a latent infection> b :  not consciously expressed <latent anxiety> c :  relating to or being the latent content of a dream or thought
la·tent·ly adverb
March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
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