Violescent
Violescent Vi`o*les"cent, a. [L. viola a violet.] Tending to a violet color; violascent. [1913 Webster]

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  • violescent — [vī΄ə les′ənt] adj. [< L viola, a VIOLET + ESCENT] shading off toward a violet color …   English World dictionary

  • violescent — /vuy euh les euhnt/, adj. tending to a violet color: a violescent twilight sky. [1840 50; < L viol(a) violet + ESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • violescent — vi·o·les·cent (vi″o lesґənt) somewhat violet in color …   Medical dictionary

  • violescent — vi·o·les·cent …   English syllables

  • violescent — /vaɪəˈlɛsənt/ (say vuyuh lesuhnt) adjective tending to a violet colour. {Latin viola violet + escent} …   Australian English dictionary

  • violescent — |vīə|lesənt adjective Etymology: Latin viola violet + English escent : tending to a violet color …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Violascent — Vi o*las cent, a. Violescent. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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