Definition of effloresce
1 : to burst forth : bloom
2a : to change to a powder from loss of water of crystallizationb : to form or become covered with a powdery crust bricks may effloresce owing to the deposition of soluble salts
Examples of effloresce in a Sentence
created an artificial environment in which plants grew and effloresced regardless of season
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Cherry blossoms effloresced on collars and scarves.
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Medical Definition of effloresce
: to change to a powder from loss of water of crystallization
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