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Delitescent

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Delitescent Lying hid; concealed.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • delitescent Concealed; lying hid.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Delitescent del-i-tes′ent lying hid or concealed—e.g. the germs of an infectious disease
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. delitescens, -entis, p. pr. of delitescere, to lie hid
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. delitescens, pr.p. of delitescĕrede, from, and latescĕrelatēre, to lie hid.

Usage

In literature:

Associated Words: phlogistic, phlogogenous, antiphlogistic, demulcent delitescence.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
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