from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Affording passage to an inflowing current.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Carrying inward; relating to an inward current.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Characterized by a current which flows inward.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Running inward; entrant: with reference to the place of entrance or inflow: as, an incurrent orifice.


Latin incurrēns, incurrent-, present participle of incurrere, to run upon; see incur.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin incurrēns (stem incurrēnt-), present active participle of incurrō ("run into, towards or upon") (whence also incur), from in + currō ("run"). (Wiktionary)



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