Definitions for ignescentɪgˈnɛs ənt
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can emit sparks or burst into flame
Emitting sparks of fire when struck with steel; scintillating; as, ignescent stones
Origin: Latin ignescens, present participle of ignescere to become inflamed, from ignis fire: compare French ignescent.
emitting sparks of fire when struck with steel; scintillating; as, ignescent stones
Origin: [L. ignescens, p. pr. of ignescere to become inflamed, fr. ignis fire: cf. F. ignescent.]
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