circumfluent

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adjective cir·cum·flu·ent \(ˌ)sər-ˈkəm-flü-ənt\

Definition of circumfluent

  1. :  flowing round or surrounding in the manner of a fluid

circumfluous

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Origin and Etymology of circumfluent

from Latin circumfluent-, circumfluens, present participle of circumfluere to flow around, from circum- + fluere to flow — more at fluid


First Known Use: 1577


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