Fervescent Fer*ves"cent, a. [L. fervescens, p. pr. of fervescere to become boiling hot, incho., fr. fervere. See {Fervent}.] Growing hot. [1913 Webster]

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  • fervescent — / vesˈənt/ adjective Growing hot • • • Main Entry: ↑fervent …   Useful english dictionary

  • fervescent —   a. becoming feverish.    ♦ fervescence, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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