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  1. accend(Verb)

    To set on fire; to kindle.

  2. Origin: * From accendere, "to kindle", formed from ad- + candere "to shine".

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  1. Accend(verb)

    to set on fire; to kindle

  2. Origin: [L. accendere, accensum, to kindle; ad + candre to kindle (only in compounds); rel. to candre to be white, to gleam. See Candle.]


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