effusion

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle French effusion, from Latin effūsiō(outpouring)

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Noun[edit]

effusion ‎(plural effusions)

  1. a liquid outpouring.
  2. (by extension) a speech or emotion outpouring.
  3. (medicine) the seeping of fluid into a body cavity; the fluid itself

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French effusion, a borrowing from Latin effusio, effusionem.

Noun[edit]

effusion f ‎(plural effusions)

  1. effusion

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