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attingent

[ uh-tin-juhnt ]
/ əˈtɪn dʒənt /
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adjective Archaic.

touching; in contact.

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Origin of attingent

1570–80; <Latin attingent- (stem of attingēns touching, present participle of attingere), equivalent to at-at- + -ting- (combining form of tang- touch) + -ent--ent
at·tin·gence, at·tin·gen·cy, noun
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