Origin of acescent
OTHER WORDS FROM acescenta·ces·cence, a·ces·cen·cy, noun
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How to use acescent in a sentence
A common cause of cramp is indigestion, and the use of acescent liquors; these should be avoided.
In warm weather it sometimes happens that the water becomes acescent before the grain is thoroughly swelled.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Indeed, the addition of an acid liquid, even a slightly acescent syrup, will often entirely destroy an emulsion.