Flavescent
Flavescent Fla*ves"cent, a. [L. flavescens, p. pr. of flavescere to turn yellow.] Turning yellow; yellowish. [1913 Webster]

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  • flavescent — flavescent, ente [ flavesɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1833; lat. flavescens, de flavescere « jaunir » ♦ Littér. Qui tire sur le jaune, le blond. Moissons flavescentes. ⇒ doré. ● flavescent, flavescente adjectif (latin flavescens, entis, de flavescere,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • flavescent — flavescént adj. m., pl. flavescénţi; f. sg. flavescéntă, pl. flavescénte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  FLAVESCÉNT, Ă adj. (bot.; despre organe) De culoare galbenă. [< …   Dicționar Român

  • Flavescent — Flavescent, lat. deutsch, ins Gelbliche spielend; flavesciren, gelblich werden …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • flavescent — flavescent, ente (fla vè ssan, ssan t) adj. Terme didactique. Qui tire sur le jaune. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. flavescens, de flavescere, de flavus, jaune …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • flavescent — /fleuh ves euhnt/, adj. turning yellow; yellowish. [1850 55; < L flavescent , s. of flavescens, prp. of flavescere to become yellow. See FLAV , ESCE, ENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • flavescent — [flə vɛs(ə)nt] adjective formal yellowish or turning yellow. Origin C19: from L. flavescent , flavescere turn yellow , from flavus yellow …   English new terms dictionary

  • flavescent — fla•ves•cent [[t]fləˈvɛs ənt[/t]] adj. turning yellow; yellowish • Etymology: 1850–55; < L flāvēscent , s. of flāvēscēns, prp. of flāvēscere to become yellow, der. of flāvus yellow …   From formal English to slang

  • flavescent — adj. [L. flavus, yellow] A yellow color …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • flavescent — adjective yellow ish in colour, or turning yellow s …   Wiktionary

  • Flavescent — Пожелтевший …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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