Incipient


Incipient
Incipient In*cip"i*ent, a. [L. incipiens, p. pr. of incipere to begin. See {Inception}.] Beginning to be, or to show itself; commencing; initial; as, the incipient stage of a fever; incipient light of day. -- {In*cip"i*ent*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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