• (RP, America) IPA: /ɪnˈsɪp.i.ənt/

incipient (not comparable)

  1. In an initial stage; beginning, starting, coming into existence.
    After 500 years, incipient towns appeared.
    Employees shall be familiarized with the use of a fire extinguisher in incipient stage fire fighting.
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  1. (countable, obsolete) beginner
  2. (uncountable, grammar) A verb tense of the Hebrew language.
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