oblivescence

[ ob-luh-ves-uh ns ]
/ ˌɒb ləˈvɛs əns /

noun

the process of forgetting.

Nearby words

  1. obliterate,
  2. obliterating endarteritis,
  3. obliteration,
  4. obliterative,
  5. obliterative bronchitis,
  6. obliviate,
  7. oblivion,
  8. oblivious,
  9. oblong,
  10. oblongata

Origin of oblivescence

< Latin oblīv(īscī) to forget + -escence

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