accension

noun ac·cen·sion \akˈsenchən\

Definition of accension

plural

-s

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Origin and Etymology of accension

Late Latin accension-, accensio, from Latin accensus (past participle of accendere to set on fire, from ad- + -cendere, from candēre to glow) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at candid


First Known Use: 1646


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