Advenient Ad*ven"ient, a. [L. adviens, p. pr.] Coming from outward causes; superadded. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • advenient — (ˈ)ad|vēnyənt, ēnēənt adjective Etymology: Latin advenient , adveniens, present participle of advenire : coming from outward causes : superadded, adventitious …   Useful english dictionary

  • advenient — ad·ve·nient …   English syllables

  • advenient —   a. due to outside causes.    ♦ advenience, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • constitutional — adj *inherent, intrinsic, essential, ingrained Analogous words: congenital, *innate, inborn: *native: natural, normal (see REGULAR): *characteristic, individual, peculiar Antonyms: advenient Contrasted words: * …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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