Definition of propendent in English:

propendent

adjective

  • Hanging or pointing forwards, outwards, or downwards. In later use chiefly Botany.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nashe (d. c1601), writer. From propend + -ent.

Pronunciation

propendent

/prə(ʊ)ˈpɛnd(ə)nt/