Tingent
Tingent Tin"gent, a. [L. tingens, p. pr. of tingere to tinge. See {Tinge}.] Having the power to tinge. [R.] [1913 Webster]

As for the white part, it appears much less enriched with the tingent property. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]


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