incipience

noun in·cip·i·ence \ in-ˈsi-pē-ən(t)s \
Updated on: 20 Mar 2018

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  1. since its incipience, the show has been on the cutting edge of comedy

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First Known Use of incipience

circa 1864


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noun in·cip·i·ence \ in-ˈsip-ē-ən(t)s \

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