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assurgent Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. adjective satellite rising from the sea
    • a seahorse assurgent
  2. adjective satellite growing or extending upward
    • an assurgent stem or leaf
WordNet

As*sur"gent adjective
Etymology
L. assurgens, p. pr. of assurgere; ad + surgere to rise.
Definitions
  1. Ascending; (Bot.) rising obliquely; curving upward. Gray.

Webster 1913


"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

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