noun tran·sil·ience \tranˈsilēən(t)s, traan-, -lyən-\

Definition of transilience



  1. :  an abrupt change or variation :  transition; specifically :  such a change or variation in a geological formation

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Origin and Etymology of transilience

from transilient, after such pairs as English resilient : resilience

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to cast off or become cast off

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