dissilient


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dis·sil·i·ent

 (dĭ-sĭl′ē-ənt)
adj. Botany
Bursting apart, as some seedpods when ripe.

[Latin dissiliēns, dissilient-, present participle of dissilīre, to fly apart : dis-, apart; see dis- + salīre, to leap; see sel- in Indo-European roots.]

dissilient

(dɪˈsɪlɪənt)
adj
bursting apart or out
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dissilient - bursting open with force, as do some ripe seed vessels
nascent - being born or beginning; "the nascent chicks"; "a nascent insurgency"