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incessant = in + cess + ant

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cess: derive from Latin "cedere", meaning "go"

-ant: [someone/something] of doing something

So incessant means: 

Of not going away.

It means "never stopping".

Evolution of usage

The rain of not going away caused the mudslide.


Incessant rain caused the mudslide.