connivent

adjective

con·​niv·​ent
-vənt
1
obsolete : conniving
2
: converging but not fused into a single part
an insect with connivent wings
connivent stamens
distinguished from connate

Word History

Etymology

Latin connivent-, connivens, present participle of connivēre

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“Connivent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/connivent. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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