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consentient

[kuh n-sen-shuh nt] /kənˈsɛn ʃənt/
adjective
1.
agreeing; accordant.
2.
acting in harmonious agreement.
3.
unanimous, as an opinion.
4.
characterized by or having consentience.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; < Latin consentient- (stem of consentiēns, present participle of consentīre to consent; see -ent)
Related forms
consentiently, adverb
unconsentient, adjective
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Examples for consentient
  • Federal courts have been consentient in endorsing these principles.
  • The courts of appeals that have addressed this question are consentient on the point.
British Dictionary definitions for consentient

consentient

/kənˈsɛnʃənt/
adjective
1.
being in agreement; united in opinion
Derived Forms
consentience, noun
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