refluence

  • 1 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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  • 2 refluence — index outflow Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 refluence — noun Date: 15th century archaic reflux 1a …

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  • 4 refluence — See refluent. * * * …

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  • 5 refluence — n. Reflux, ebb, regurgitation, return, flowing back …

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  • 6 refluence — ref·lu·ence …

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  • 7 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 …

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  • 8 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] …

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  • 9 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] * * * …

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  • 10 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 …

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  • 11 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 …

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  • 12 Refluctuation — Re*fluc tu*a tion (r?*fl?k t?*? sh?n; 135), n. A flowing back; refluence. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 outflow — I noun abatement, current, defluxion, discharge, disemboguement, drain, drainage, ebb, effluence, efflux, effusion, egression, emanation, emergence, emersion, emigration, eruption, escape, evacuation, exodus, expenditure, expense, export,… …

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  • 14 advance — Synonyms and related words: Brownian movement, Great Leap Forward, Wall Street loan, abet, accelerate, access, accession, accommodate with, accommodation, accomplishment, accost, accretion, accrual, accrue, accruement, acculturate, accumulate,… …

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  • 15 answer — Synonyms and related words: Agnus Dei, Benedicite, ESP, Gloria, Gloria Patri, Gloria in Excelsis, Introit, Magnificat, Miserere, Nunc Dimittis, Parthian shot, Te Deum, Trisagion, Vedic hymn, accomplishment, accord, acknowledge, acknowledgment,… …

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  • 16 ascent — Synonyms and related words: Brownian movement, Great Leap Forward, abruptness, access, accession, acclivity, accretion, accrual, accruement, accumulation, addition, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, airiness, amelioration, amendment,… …

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  • 17 backflow — Synonyms and related words: Charybdis, Maelstrom, back stream, backwash, backwater, countercurrent, counterflow, counterflux, eddy, gulf, gurge, maelstrom, refluence, reflux, regurgitation, swirl, twirl, vortex, whirl, whirlpool …

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  • 18 backing — Synonyms and related words: Brownian movement, Smyth sewing, abetment, about face, about turn, advance, advocacy, advocate, advocating, aegis, affirmation, aid, alpenstock, angular motion, approval, approving, arm, ascending, ascent, assistance,… …

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  • 19 backsliding — Synonyms and related words: Adamic, about face, amorality, apostasy, apostate, atheism, atheistic, backing, backset, backslide, backward motion, backward step, betrayal, blasphemous, bolt, breakaway, carnal, carnality, criminality, defection,… …

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  • 20 backwash — Synonyms and related words: Charybdis, Maelstrom, back stream, backcountry, backflow, backlash, backwater, backwoods, boondocks, bush, clout, condensation trail, contrail, countercurrent, counterflow, counterflux, eddy, exhaust, force, gulf,… …

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