attollent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin attollens, present participle of attollere; ad + tollere to lift.

Adjective[edit]

attollent (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Lifting up; raising.
    an attollent muscle
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

attollent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of attollō