Definitions for nascentˈnæs ənt, ˈneɪ sənt

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  1. nascent(adj)

    being born or beginning

    "the nascent chicks"; "a nascent insurgency"

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  1. Nascent(a.)

    Commencing, or in process of development; beginning to exist or to grow; coming into being; as, a nascent germ.

  2. Origin: [L. nascens, -entis, p. pr. nasci to be born. See Nation, and cf. Naissant.]

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  1. nascent(Adjective)

    Emerging; just coming into existence.

    India has a nascent space industry.

  2. nascent(Adjective)

    Of the state of an element at the time it is generated from some compound.

  3. Origin: From nascens, present participle of nascor.

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  1. Nascent(adj)

    commencing, or in process of development; beginning to exist or to grow; coming into being; as, a nascent germ

  2. Nascent(adj)

    evolving; being evolved or produced

  3. Origin: [L. nascens, -entis, p. pr. nasci to be born. See Nation, and cf. Naissant.]


Translations for nascent

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  • im Entstehen begriffen, aufkeimend, naszierend, werdendGerman
  • nacienteSpanish
  • nuori, aluillaan olevaFinnish
  • émergent, naissantFrench
  • fejlődő, kialakuló, keletkező, születőHungarian
  • fæðast, mótun, myndunIcelandic
  • 生まれそうなJapanese
  • nascēnsLatin
  • nyfødt, nydannetNorwegian
  • rodzący się, powstającyPolish
  • зарождающийся, рождающийся, возникающий, образующийся, появляющийсяRussian

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