fluxion

noun

flux·​ion ˈflək-shən How to pronounce fluxion (audio)
1
: the action of flowing or changing
also : something subjected to such action
2
fluxional
ˈflək-shnəl How to pronounce fluxion (audio)
-shə-nᵊl
adjective

Word History

First Known Use

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of fluxion was in 1599

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“Fluxion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fluxion. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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