Delitescent
Delitescent Del`i*tes"cent, a. [L. delitescens, -entis, p. pr. of delitescere to lie hid.] Lying hid; concealed. [1913 Webster]

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  • delitescent — delitescént adj. m., pl. delitescénţi; f. sg. delitescéntă, pl. delitescénte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  DELITESCÉNT, Ă adj. (med.) Care prezintă delitescenţă. [< …   Dicționar Român

  • délitescent — délitescent, ente [ delitesɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • XIXe; de déliter ♦ Didact. Qui a la propriété de se déliter. ● délitescent, délitescente adjectif Qui subit la délitescence. ⇒DÉLITESCENT, ENTE, adj. Qui a la propriété de se déliter. Rem. 1. Attesté ds …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • delitescent — index covert, hidden, indiscernible, indistinct, latent, surreptitious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • delitescent — delitescence, delitescency, n. /del i tes euhnt/, adj. concealed; hidden; latent. [1675 85; < L delitescent (s. of delitescens) (prp. of delitescere to hide away); see DE , LATESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • delitescent — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷sənt adjective Etymology: Latin delitescent , delitescens, present participle of delitescere to hide, be hidden, from de + litescere (from latescere to hide, incho. of latēre to hide) more at latent : lying hidden : obfuscated,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • delitescent — adjective Lying uncovered inside; latent …   Wiktionary

  • delitescent — adj. latent; concealed; not active (as a disease) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • delitescent — del·i·tes·cent …   English syllables

  • delitescent — To be hidden or concealed …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • delitescent — /dɛləˈtɛsənt/ (say deluh tesuhnt) adjective Rare concealed. {Latin dēlitescens, present participle of dēlitescere to lie hidden} –delitescence, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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