Definition of Effloresce

Effloresce v. i. means: To become covered with a whitish crust or light crystallization, from a slow chemical change between some of the ingredients of the matter covered and an acid proceeding commonly from an external source; as, the walls of limestone caverns sometimes effloresce with nitrate of calcium in consequence of the action in consequence of nitric acid formed in the atmosphere.

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Effloresce v. i. means: To become covered with a whitish crust or light crystallization, from a slow chemical change between some of the ingredients of the matter covered and an acid proceeding commonly from an external source; as, the walls of limestone caverns sometimes effloresce with nitrate of calcium in consequence of the action in consequence of nitric acid formed in the atmosphere.

Meaning of Effloresce

Effloresce (v. i.) means: To become covered with a whitish crust or light crystallization, from a slow chemical change between some of the ingredients of the matter covered and an acid proceeding commonly from an external source; as, the walls of limestone caverns sometimes effloresce with nitrate of calcium in consequence of the action in consequence of nitric acid formed in the atmosphere.

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Effloresce (v. i.): To change on the surface, or throughout, to a whitish, mealy, or crystalline powder, from a gradual decomposition, esp. from the loss of water, on simple exposure to the air; as, Glauber's salts, and many others, effloresce.

Effloresce (v. i.): To become covered with a whitish crust or light crystallization, from a slow chemical change between some of the ingredients of the matter covered and an acid proceeding commonly from an external source; as, the walls of limestone caverns sometimes effloresce with nitrate of calcium in consequence of the action in consequence of nitric acid formed in the atmosphere.

Effloresced (imp. & p. p.): of Effloresce

Efflorescing (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Effloresce

Effloresce (v. i.): To blossom forth.

Efflorescent (v. i.): That effloresces, or is liable to effloresce on exposure; as, an efflorescent salt.

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Meaning of Effloresce

Effloresce means: To change on the surface, or throughout, to a whitish, mealy, or crystalline powder, from a gradual decomposition, esp. from the loss of water, on simple exposure to the air; as, Glauber's salts, and many others, effloresce.

Meaning of Effloresce

Effloresce means: To become covered with a whitish crust or light crystallization, from a slow chemical change between some of the ingredients of the matter covered and an acid proceeding commonly from an external source; as, the walls of limestone caverns sometimes effloresce with nitrate of calcium in consequence of the action in consequence of nitric acid formed in the atmosphere.

Meaning of Effloresced

Effloresced means: of Effloresce

Meaning of Efflorescing

Efflorescing means: of Effloresce

Meaning of Effloresce

Effloresce means: To blossom forth.

Meaning of Efflorescent

Efflorescent means: That effloresces, or is liable to effloresce on exposure; as, an efflorescent salt.

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