What does virescent mean?

Definitions for virescentvaɪˈrɛs ənt, vɪ-

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  1. virescent(Adjective)

    Green-like, greenish.

  2. virescent(Adjective)

    Becoming green.

  3. Origin: Circa 1825, from virescens, present participle of viresco, from

Webster Dictionary

  1. Virescent(adj)

    beginning to be green; slightly green; greenish

  2. Origin: [L. virescens, p. pr. of virescere to grow green, verb incho. fr. virere to be green.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Virescent

    vī-res′ent, adj. growing green, greenish.—n. Vires′cence, greenness: (bot.) the turning green of organs properly bright-coloured. [L., pr.p. of virēre, to be green.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of virescent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of virescent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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