Cadent
Cadent Ca"dent, a. [L. cadens, -entis, p. pr. of cadere to fall.] Falling. [R.] ``Cadent tears.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • cadent — decant …   Anagrams dictionary

  • cadent — ca·dent …   English syllables

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