deliquescence

noun
del·​i·​ques·​cence | \ ˌdel-i-ˈkwes-ᵊn(t)s How to pronounce deliquescence (audio) \

Medical Definition of deliquescence

: the action or process of dissolving or becoming liquid especially by a deliquescent substance also : the resultant state or the liquid produced

Other Words from deliquescence

deliquesce \ -​ˈkwes How to pronounce deliquesce (audio) \ intransitive verb deliquesced; deliquescing

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“Deliquescence.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/deliquescence. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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