existent

[ ig-zis-tuhnt ]
/ ɪgˈzɪs tənt /

adjective

now existing.

noun

a person or thing that exists.

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Origin of existent

1555–65; <Latin existent- (stem of existēns), present participle of existere to exist; see -ent

OTHER WORDS FROM existent

qua·si-ex·ist·ent, adjectiveun·ex·ist·ent, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for existent

existent
/ (ɪɡˈzɪstənt) /

adjective

in existence; extant; current
having existence; living

noun

a person or a thing that exists
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