obsolescent definition

  • adjective:
    • Being in the process of passing out of use or usefulness; becoming obsolete.
    • Biology Gradually disappearing; imperfectly or just slightly developed. Applied of an organ or other section of an animal or plant.
    • undergoing becoming outdated, yet not outdated however.
    • Going out of use; getting obsolete; moving into desuetude.
    • getting obsolete
  • others:
    • Becoming outdated; passing out useful: because, an obsolescent word or customized.
    • In entomology, notably obsolete; imperfectly visible.

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