Latin nāscēnsnāscent-present participle ofnāscīto be borngenə- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From LatinnascÄ“ns, present participle of nascor (“I am born").
Nascent Sentence Examples
Our freedom remains nascent, sometimes perverted, often trivialized.
He also contributed much to the nascent field of forensic phonetics.
The history of Cabernet Sauvignon wasn't fully understood until the 1990s when researchers at the University of California at Davis used the nascent science of DNA testing to identify and type the grapes used to make this red wine.
Still relatively nascent and amorphous, translation studies needed just such a means of solidification.
We already have a nascent global underground railroad of sorts, thanks partly to mobility within the communion.