Day-115 (Effloresce)

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Word:
Effloresce

Status:
Verb(transitive)

Meaning:
To burst: bloom
: To change to a powder because of loss of crystallization, or to form or become covered with a powdery crust.

Sentences:
1) They created an artificial environment for plants to effloresce in any season.
2) Simple concepts sometimes effloresce into testable conclusions.

Origin:
Latin effolenscere, from ex- + floresce which means 'to bloom'.

First use:
1775

Synonyms:
blossom, blow, bloom, flower

Antonyms:
shrivel, droop, wilt.

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