Refluence
Refluence Ref"lu*ence (r?f"l?-ens), Refluency Ref"lu*en*cy (-en*s?), n. The quality of being refluent; a flowing back. [1913 Webster]

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  • refluence — index outflow Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • refluence — noun Date: 15th century archaic reflux 1a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • refluence — See refluent. * * * …   Universalium

  • refluence — n. Reflux, ebb, regurgitation, return, flowing back …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • refluence — ref·lu·ence …   English syllables

  • refluence — ˈreˌflüən(t)s, fləwən noun ( s) Etymology: Latin refluere to flow back (from re + fluere to flow) + English ence more at fluid : refluent action : reflux …   Useful english dictionary

  • Refluency — Refluence Ref lu*ence (r?f l? ens), Refluency Ref lu*en*cy ( en*s?), n. The quality of being refluent; a flowing back. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • refluent — refluence, n. /ref looh euhnt, reuh flooh /, adj. flowing back; ebbing, as the waters of a tide. [1690 1700; < L refluent (s. of refluens), prp. of refluere to flow back. See RE , FLUENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • Regression — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Motion backwards. < N PARAG:Regression >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 regress regress regression Sgm: N 1 retrocession retrocession retrogression retrograduation retroaction Sgm: N 1 reculade reculade Sgm: N 1 retreat …   English dictionary for students

  • refluent —   a. flowing back or backward.    ♦ refluence, n.    ♦ reflux, n. refluence; Chemistry, boiling of liquid in flask with condenser attached to minimize evaporation; v.t. &   i. boil (liquid) thus …   Dictionary of difficult words

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