effluo

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Etymology[edit]

From ē (out of), short form of ex, + fluō (flow).

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present active effluō, present infinitive effluere, perfect active effluxī ([[no passive]])

  1. (intransitive, of liquids) I flow or run forth or out; escape.
  2. (intransitive, in general) I go out, issue forth.
  3. (intransitive) I vanish, disappear, melt away.
  4. (intransitive, figuratively) I pass away, vanish, disappear.
  5. (intransitive) I leak out, become known, transpire.

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References[edit]

  • effluo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879