noun con·sper·gent \kənzˈpərjənt, -nˈsp-\

Definition of conspergent



  1. :  a dusting powder (as lycopodium) used to coat the surface of handmade pills to prevent them from adhering to one another

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Origin and Etymology of conspergent

Latin conspergent-, conspergens, present participle of conspergere to sprinkle, from com- + -spergere (from spargere to scatter, strew) — more at spark

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capable of being understood in two ways

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