efflux

noun
ef·​flux | \ˈe-ˌfləks \

Definition of efflux 

1 : something given off in or as if in a stream

2a : effluence sense 2

b : a passing away : expiration

Other Words from efflux

effluxion \ e-​ˈflək-​shən \ noun

First Known Use of efflux

1647, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for efflux

Medieval Latin effluxus, from effluere

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The first known use of efflux was in 1647

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efflux

noun
ef·​flux | \ˈef-ˌləks \

Medical Definition of efflux 

1 : something that is given off in or as if in a stream the red-blood-cell sodium ion efflux

2 : the action or process of flowing or seeming to flow out the uptake and efflux of sodium ions

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