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FLU'ENT, adjective [See Fluency.

1. Liquid; flowing.

2. Flowing; passing.

Motion being a fluent thing.

3. Ready in the use of words; voluble; copious; having words at command and uttering them with facility and smoothness; as a fluent speaker.

4. Flowing; voluble; smooth; as fluent speech.

FLU'ENT, noun

1. A stream; a current of water. [Little Used.]

2. The variable or flowing quantity in fluxions.