Spumescence
Spumescence Spu*mes"cence (sp[-u]*m[e^]s"sens), n. [See {Spumescent}.] The state of being foamy; frothiness. [1913 Webster]

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  • spumescence — n. Frothiness, foaminess …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • spumescence — spu·mes·cence …   English syllables

  • spumescence — spyüˈmesən(t)s noun ( s) Etymology: spume (I) + escence : the quality or state of being foamy or frothy …   Useful english dictionary

  • spumescent — spumescence, n. /spyooh mes euhnt/, adj. foamy; foamlike; frothy. [1855 60; SPUME + ESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • Spuminess — Spum i*ness (sp[=u]m [i^]*n[e^]s), n. The quality or condition of being spumy; spumescence. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • carbonation — Synonyms and related words: acetification, acidification, acidulation, alkalization, boiling, bubbliness, bubbling, catalysis, chemicalization, ebullience, ebulliency, ebullition, effervescence, effervescency, electrolysis, ferment, fermentation …   Moby Thesaurus

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