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Webster Dictionary

  1. Accrescentadjective

    growing; increasing

  2. Accrescentadjective

    growing larger after flowering

  3. Etymology: [L. accrescens, -entis, p. pr. of accrescere; ad + crescere to grow. See Crescent.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Accrescent

    ak-kres′ent, adj. growing: ever-increasing.—ns. Accres′cence, gradual growth or increase; Accrē′tion, the process of growing continuously: the growing together of parts externally, or continuous coherence: that which has grown in such a way, any extraneous addition.—adj. Accrē′tive. [L. ad, in addition, crescĕre, to grow.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accrescent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accrescent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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