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incipiency

[in-sip-ee-uh n-see] /ɪnˈsɪp i ən si/
noun
1.
the state or condition of being incipient.
Also, incipience.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; incipi(ent) + -ency
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  • Moreover, the substantive standards applied in merger enforcement have a strong incipiency component.
  • The first phase involved the formation and incipiency of the biotechnology industries.
  • The flames attacked it but the fire was put out in its incipiency.

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