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A substance liable to become sour.
Turning sour; readily becoming tart or acid; slightly sour.
Origin: Latin acescens, acescentis, present participle of acescere to turn sour; inchoative of acere to be sour: compare French acescent. See acid
turning sour; readily becoming tart or acid; slightly sour
a substance liable to become sour
Origin: [L. acescens, -entis, p. pr. of acescere to turn sour; inchoative of acere to be sour: cf. F. acescent. See Acid.]
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