Influent is defined as something that flows in.(adjective)
An example of influent is a river flowing into the ocean; influent river.
The definition of an influent is something that flows into another.(noun)
An example of an influent is a stream that flows down to an alpine lake.
See influent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L influens: see influence
See influent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Latin īnfluēns, īnfluent-
Origin: , present participle of īnfluere, to flow in; see influence.
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