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glaucescent

[ glaw-ses-uhnt ]
/ glɔˈsɛs ənt /
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adjective Botany.
becoming glaucous; somewhat glaucous.
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Origin of glaucescent

First recorded in 1820–30; glauc- + -escent

OTHER WORDS FROM glaucescent

glau·ces·cence, noun
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