Erubescent
Erubescent Er`u*bes"cent, a. [L. erubescens, p. pr. erubescere to grow red; e out + rubescere. See {Rubescent}.] Red, or reddish; blushing. --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

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  • érubescent — érubescent, ente [ erybesɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1784; lat. erubescens « rougissant » ♦ Didact. Qui devient rouge. Fruits érubescents. Méd. Tumeur érubescente. ⇒ rubescent. ● érubescent, érubescente adjectif (latin erubescens, entis) Littéraire. Qui ro …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • erubescent — erubescént adj. m., pl. erubescénţi; f. sg. erubescéntă, pl. erubescénte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ERUBESCÉNT, Ă adj. (despre fructe etc.) care se înroşeşte; roşcat. (< fr …   Dicționar Român

  • érubescent — érubescent, ente (é ru bè ssan, ssan t ) adj. Terme didactique. Qui devient rouge. •   Les bois érubescents, BERN. DE ST PIERRE dans le Dict. de BESCHERELLE …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • erubescent — erubescence, n. /er oo bes euhnt/, adj. becoming red or reddish; blushing. [1730 40; < L erubescent (s. of erubescens), prp. of erubescere. See E , RUBESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • erubescent — [ˌɛrʊ bɛs(ə)nt] adjective rare reddening; blushing. Origin C18: from L. erubescent , erubescere redden …   English new terms dictionary

  • erubescent — adj. blushing, becoming red …   English contemporary dictionary

  • erubescent — a. Reddish, blushing, rubicund …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • erubescent — er·u·bes·cent …   English syllables

  • erubescent — /ɛruˈbɛsənt/ (say erooh besuhnt) adjective becoming red or reddish; blushing. {Latin ērubescens, present participle, reddening} –erubescence, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • erubescent —   a. becoming red.    ♦ erubescence, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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