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incipient

 [in-sip´e-ent]
beginning to exist; coming into existence.

incipient

[insip′ē·ənt]
Etymology: L, incipire, to commence
coming into existence; at an initial stage; beginning to appear, such as a symptom or disease.

in·ci·pi·ent

(in-sipē-ĕnt)
Not fully formed; vestigial; beginning to appear.

incipient (insip´ēent),

adj beginning, initial, commencing.

incipient

beginning to exist; coming into existence.
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