ir·​i·​desce | \ ¦irə¦des \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of iridesce

: to be iridescent

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History and Etymology for iridesce

back-formation from iridescent entry 1

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“Iridesce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/iridesce. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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