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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The process of flowing out.

Usage examples (40)
  • By every creature, as right meet it is We praise the tender effluence of Thy love.
  • And the power which the eye possesses is a sort of effluence which is dispensed from the sun?
  • A glow and sparkle, a kind of effluence of youth and pleasure, which makes beauty more beautiful and grace more graceful.
  • Breathed effluence sweet, and a lithe vigour leapt for more
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