Evanid E*van"id, a. [L. evanidus, fr. evanescere. See {Evanesce}.] Liable to vanish or disappear; faint; weak; evanescent; as, evanid color. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

They are very transitory and evanid. --Barrow. [1913 Webster]

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