ventripotent

adjective ven·trip·o·tent \ven‧ˈtripətənt, -ətənt also -ətənt\

Definition of ventripotent

  1. :  having a large belly; also :  gluttonous

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Origin and Etymology of ventripotent

French, from ventri- (from Latin, from ventr-, venter abdomen) + Latin potent-, potens, present participle of (assumed) Old Latin potēre to be powerful — more at potent


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