accrescent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin accrescens, accrescentis, present participle of accrescere, from ad + crescere(to grow)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

accrescent (comparative more accrescent, superlative most accrescent)

  1. Growing; increasing.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shuckford to this entry?)
  2. (botany) Growing larger after flowering.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Gray to this entry?)

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

accrescent m (feminine singular accrescente, masculine plural accrescents, feminine plural accrescentes)

  1. (botany) accrescent

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

accrescent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of accrescō