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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A powdery deposit on a surface; The time and process of budding and unfolding of blossoms; Any red eruption of the skin; The period of greatest prosperity or productivity.

Usage examples (35)
  • He was immensely interested, in a reserved, low-key way, in the exotic cultural efflorescence around him.
  • Noun : These works are the efflorescence of his genius
  • The second element that causes efflorescence is water.
  • It could even cause masonry efflorescence, which is commonly called salitre. for more
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