rubescent definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Classical Latin rubescens, present participle of rubescere, to grow red ; from rubere, to redden ; from ruber, red
- rubescence noun
rubescent definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Latin rubēscēns, rubēscent-, present participle of rubēscere, to grow red, inchoative of rubēre, to be red; see reudh- in Indo-European roots.
- ru·besˈcence noun
rubescent - Medical Definition