Advene
Advene Ad*vene", v. i. [L. advenire; ad + venire to come: cf. F. avenir, advenir. See {Come}.] To accede, or come (to); to be added to something or become a part of it, though not essential. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Where no act of the will advenes as a coefficient. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]


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