fermentescible

adjective
fer·​men·​tes·​ci·​ble | \ ¦fərmən‧¦tesəbəl \
variants: or fermentiscible \ -​tis-​ \

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History and Etymology for fermentescible

fermentescible from Latin fermentescere to swell, rise, ferment (from Latin fermentum leaven, yeast + -escere, inchoative verb ending) + -ible; fermentiscible irregular from Latin fermentescere + English -ible

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“Fermentescible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fermentescible. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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