erubescence


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erubescence

(ˌɛrʊˈbɛsəns) or

erubescency

n
the process of growing red or a condition of redness
[C18: from Latin ērubescentia blushing, from rubēscere to grow red, from ruber red]
ˌeruˈbescent adj
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