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obsolescent

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Adjective
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ob=so=les=cent

CIDE DICTIONARY

obsolescenta. [L. obsolescens, -entis, p. pr. of obsolescere, to wear out gradually, to fall into disuse; ob (see Ob-) + solere to use, be wont.].
     Going out of use; becoming obsolete; passing into desuetude.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

obsolescent, adj. becoming obsolete; going out of use or date.

Derivative
obsolescence n.
Etymology
L obsolescere obsolescent- (as OB-, solere be accustomed)

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