- that can be formed into glass
- becoming, or tending to become, glass
Origin of vitrescentfrom Classical Latin vitrum, glass + -escent
- a. Tending to turn into glass.b. Capable of being turned into glass.
- Resembling glass; vitreous.
Origin of vitrescentLatin vitrum glass -escent
(comparative more vitrescent, superlative most vitrescent)
c 1850 vitri- +"Ž -escent