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Definition of the adjective adscititious
What does adscititious mean as an attribute of a noun?
- added or derived from something outside; not inherent
- example: an adscititious habit rather than an inherent taste
- similar: extrinsic
- supplemental; not part of the real or essential nature of a thing
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by David Grambs
good writing on a minor subject early McPhee works for adoxography par excellence adscititious ( ad-sit-TISH-us) additional or supplemental an adscititious dessert as a fillip ...
extrinsic, outward, foreign, irrelative, inapposite, inappropriate, exotic, objective, accidental, adventitious, adscititious, incidental. Extraordinary (a.) — remarkable, noted, uncommon, rare, wonderful, special, particular, unusual, exceptional, ...
With Pronouncing Vocabularies of Classical and Scripture Proper Names by Joseph Emerson Worcester
Abbey Abridgment Accessory Account Accountant Ache Acknowledginent Adjudgment Adscititious Advoutry Adz, Adze Aodile AEolic Affector Afraid Alchemical Alchemy Alcoran Allege Alloy A massment Ambassador Ambs-ace Ananas ...
Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names
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Video shows what adscititious means. derived or acquired from something extrinsic, not part of the real, inherent, or essential nature of a thing. Adscititious ...
Scrabble value of A1D2S1C3I1T1I1T1I1O1U1S1
The value of this 12-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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