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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Salty fluid secreted by sweat glands.

Usage examples (39)
  • Genius is 99 percent perspiration and 1 percent inspiration.
  • perspiration is a homeostatic process
  • Another part of it, when circulating through the skin, is passed off in the form of that watery vapor which we call perspiration, or sweat.
  • He awoke bathed in perspiration, shivering with horror, his heart beating with fear. for more
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