Tabescent definitions

tə-bĕs'ənt
Progressively wasting away.
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Progressively wasting away.
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Wasting away, or becoming emaciated. [from 19th c.]
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Origin of tabescent

Latin tābēscēns tābēscent- present participle of tābēscere to waste away inchoative of tābēre from tābēs a wasting away