AskDefine | Define incipiency

Dictionary Definition

incipiency n : beginning to exist or to be apparent; "he placed the incipience of democratic faith at around 1850"; "it is designed to arrest monopolies in their incipiency" [syn: incipience]

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Pronunciation

  • /ɪnˈsɪpɪənsi/

Noun

  1. A state of nascency; a quality of incipience.

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