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describent

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin describens, present participle of dēscrībō.

NounEdit

describent (plural describents)

  1. (geometry) A generatrix.

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

dēscrībent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of dēscrībō