ignescent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin ignescens, present participle of ignescere to become inflamed, from ignis fire: compare French ignescent.

Adjective[edit]

ignescent

  1. Emitting sparks of fire when struck with steel; scintillating; as, ignescent stones

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

ignēscent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of ignēscō