scandent

scandent

[skan-duhnt]
adjective
climbing, as a plant.

Origin:
1675–85; < Latin scandent- (stem of scandēns, present participle of scandere to climb); see scan, -ent

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scandent (ˈskændənt)
 
adj
(of plants) having a climbing habit
 
[C17: from Latin scandere to climb]

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