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erubescent

[er-oo-bes-uh nt]
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adjective
  1. becoming red or reddish; blushing.
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Origin of erubescent

1730–40; < Latin ērūbēscent- (stem of ērūbēscēns), present participle of ērūbēscere. See e-1, rubescent
Related formser·u·bes·cence, noun
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