adjective ad·ve·nient \(ˈ)ad-¦vēn-yənt, -ˈvē-nē-ənt\

Definition of advenient

  1. :  coming from outward causes :  superadded, adventitious

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Origin and Etymology of advenient

borrowed from Latin advenient-, adveniens, present participle of advenīre “to come to, arrive, reach” — more at advene

First Known Use: 1594

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