immarcescible

adjective
im·​mar·​ces·​ci·​ble
variants: or immarcessible \ ¦i(m)ˌmär¦sesəbəl \

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Other Words from immarcescible

immarcescibly or immarcessibly \ -​blē \ adverb

First Known Use of immarcescible

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for immarcescible

Late Latin immarcescibilis, from Latin in- in- entry 1 + Late Latin marcescibilis withering, from Latin marcescere to wither, fade away + -ibilis -ible

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“Immarcescible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/immarcescible. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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