Definition of flavescent in English:

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flavescent

Pronunciation: /fləˈvɛs(ə)nt/

adjective

formal
Yellowish or turning yellow.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Latin flavescent- 'turning yellow', from the verb flavescere, from flavus 'yellow'.

Words that rhyme with flavescent

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