Effloresce - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌefləˈres|  American pronunciation of the word effloresce
Brit.  |ˌɛfləˈrɛs|  British pronunciation of the word effloresce

verb

- come into or as if into flower

These manifestations effloresced in the past

- assume crystalline form; become crystallized (syn: crystalise, crystalize, crystallize)
- become encrusted with crystals due to evaporation

Examples

...created an artificial environment in which plants grew and effloresced regardless of season...

These manifestations effloresced in the past

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