incalescence

noun in·ca·les·cence \ ˌin-kə-ˈle-sᵊn(t)s , ˌiŋ- \

Definition of incalescence

: a growing warm or ardent

incalescent

play \ˌin-kə-ˈle-sᵊnt, ˌiŋ-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of incalescence

Latin incalescere to become warm, from in- + calescere to become warm, inchoative of calēre to be warm — more at lee


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