incipiency

[ in-sip-ee-uh n-see or in-sip-ee-uh ns ]SEE DEFINITION OF incipiency
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Yet this conceit in its incipiency, he knew not how to account for.

If this abolition movement is not stopped in its incipiency, it will soon get beyond all control.

And what seemed to be a disagreeable affair in its incipiency terminated most agreeably.

The argument, I mean, which is drawn from the difficulty of accounting for the incipiency of complex structures.

Almost every case of effemination or viraginity can be cured if recognized and treated in its incipiency.

He would crush this disaffection in its incipiency, would vindicate himself and strengthen the cause at one and the same time.

The chief trouble is the lack of water for putting out a fire in its incipiency.

The law provided penalty for the deed; the gospel rebuked the evil passion in its incipiency.

Those who supported the idea in its incipiency always urged the necessity of employing Negroes in the army.

The volunteer recruiting in Canada, in its incipiency, while resultful, was soon found to be not adequate.

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