Definitions for obsolescentˌɒb səˈlɛs ənt
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In the process of becoming obsolete, but not obsolete yet.
Origin: First attested circa 1780, from obsolescentum.
going out of use; becoming obsolete; passing into desuetude
Origin: [L. obsolescens, -entis, p. pr. of obsolescere, to wear out gradually, to fall into disuse; ob (see Ob-) + solere to use, be wont.]
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