/ (ˌɛrʊˈbɛsəns) /
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the process of growing red or a condition of redness
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Derived forms of erubescenceerubescent, adjective
Word Origin for erubescence
C18: from Latin ērubescentia blushing, from rubēscere to grow red, from ruber red
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