effloresce.

\ EF-luh-res \  , verb;
1.To burst into bloom; blossom.
2.In chemistry, to change either throughout or on the surface to a mealy or powdery substance upon exposure to air, as a to change either throughout or on the surface to a mealy or powdery substanceupon exposure to air, as a crystalline substance through loss of water of crystallization.


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