connivent

adjective con·niv·ent \ -vənt \

Definition of connivent

1 obsolete :conniving
2 :converging but not fused into a single part
  • an insect with connivent wings
  • connivent stamens
distinguished from connate

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Origin and Etymology of connivent

Latin connivent-, connivens, present participle of connivēre


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