- the state or condition of being incipient.
Origin of incipiency
Related Words for incipiencyorigin, outset, dawning, rudiment, infancy, spring, creation, kickoff, takeoff, threshold, dawn, basis, introduction, top, onset, start, initiation, preface, presentation, genesis
Examples from the Web for incipiency
Historical Examples of incipiency
Yet this conceit in its incipiency, he knew not how to account for.Pierre; or The Ambiguities
If this abolition movement is not stopped in its incipiency, it will soon get beyond all control.The Brothers' War
John Calvin Reed
And what seemed to be a disagreeable affair in its incipiency terminated most agreeably.
The argument, I mean, which is drawn from the difficulty of accounting for the incipiency of complex structures.Evolution, Old & New
Almost every case of effemination or viraginity can be cured if recognized and treated in its incipiency.Religion and Lust