incipiente
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incipiente(
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see
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pyehn
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. incipient
Su calva incipiente hacía que pareciera mayor de lo que en realidad era.His incipient baldness made him look older than he really was.
b. budding
Cuando empezó a escribir, Lena decidió dejar su incipiente carrera como abogada.When she started writing, Lena decided to quit her budding career as a lawyer.
c. fledgling
Hay que proteger nuestra democracia incipiente.We need to protect our fledgling democracy.
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incipiente
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (inicial)
a. incipient
una democracia incipientea fledgling democracy
una amistad incipientea budding friendship
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incipiente
adjective
incipient
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