Word of the Day January 25, 2020

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Today's word: esculent
ˈɛs kyə ləntes·cu·lent

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  1. esculent(Noun)

    Something edible; a comestible.

  2. esculent(Adjective)


  3. Origin: From esculentus, from esca.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Esculent(adj)

    suitable to be used by man for food; eatable; edible; as, esculent plants; esculent fish

  2. Esculent(noun)

    anything that is fit for eating; that which may be safely eaten by man

  3. Origin: [L. esculentus, fr. escare to eat, fr. esca food, fr. edere to eat: cf. F. esculent. See Eat.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Esculent

    es′kū-lent, adj. eatable: fit to be used for food by man.—n. something that is eatable. [L. esculentus, eatable—esca, food—edĕre, to eat.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of esculent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of esculent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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