- becoming glass.
- tending to become glass.
- capable of being formed into glass.
Origin of vitrescent
1750–60; < Latin vitr(um) glass + -escent
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- the quality or condition of being or becoming vitreous
- the process of producing a glass or turning a crystalline material into glass
- tending to turn into glass
- capable of being transformed into glass