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profluent

[prof-loo-uh nt]
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adjective
  1. flowing smoothly or abundantly forth.
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Origin of profluent

1400–50; late Middle English < Latin prōfluent- (stem of prōfluēns), present participle of prōfluere to flow forth. See pro-1, fluent
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  • Formerly the bed-coverings were spotlessly white, but the profluent tide of color has included these also.

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British Dictionary definitions for profluent

profluent

adjective
  1. flowing smoothly or abundantly
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Word Origin

C15: from Latin prōfluere to flow along
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