Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Lying uncovered inside; latent

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Lying hid; concealed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Concealed; lying hid.

Etymologies

From Latin delitescens present participle of delitescere ("to hide away"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • JM is determined to become more active in delitescent matters.

    April 14, 2011

  • hidden or concealed
    "Her car keys were delitescent under the couch"

    November 1, 2010

  • adj., Lying hid; latent; concealed.

    August 10, 2008