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From Middle French
- Converging, merging into continuous shape (of two or more objects).
- (meteorology) (Of wind) which converges, especially when viewed on a weather chart
- (biology) Describing cells in a culture that merge to form a mass
- (geometry) (Of a triangle) which is exactly the same size as another triangle.
confluent m (plural confluents)
- confluence (point where two rivers or streams meet)
- "confluent" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).