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  • adj. Approaching maturity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Approaching maturity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Becoming mature; waxing ripe.


Latin maturescens, present participle of maturescere to become ripe, verb inchoate from maturus. See mature (adjective). (Wiktionary)


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