Ef`flo*res"cent (?), a. [F. efflorescent, L. efflorescens, -entis, blooming, p. pr. of efflorescere. See Effloresce, v. i.]

1.

That effloresces, or is liable to effloresce on exposure; as, an efflorescent salt.

2.

Covered with an efflorescence.

 

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