Definition of Tumesces

1. tumesce [v] - See also: tumesce



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tumesces

tumefacient
tumefaction
tumefactions
tumefied
tumefies
tumefy
tumefying
tumentia
tumeric
tumeric yellow
tumesce
tumesced
tumescence
tumescences
tumescent
tumesces (current term)
tumescing
tumid
tumidities
tumidity
tumidly
tumidness
tumidnesses
tummal
tummals
tummelberries
tummelberry
tummies
tummler
tummlers

Literary usage of Tumesces

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1. A System of Mineralogy: Descriptive Mineralogy, Comprising the Most Recent by James Dwight Dana, George Jarvis Brush (1868)
"41): Si 85-38 Xl 27-23 Ca 13-12 К i'86 fi 21-10=100-11 Pyr., etc—At 100° C. yields one-third of its water, and becomes opaque. BB тЬ-?:- tumesces much, and ..."

2. A System of Mineralogy: Descriptive Mineralogy, Comprising the Most Recent by James Dwight Dana, George Jarvis Brush (1889)
"41): 8135-38 Si 27-23 Ca 13'12 К 2'85 Й 2MO=100-18. tumesces much, and melts to a milky glass. ..."

3. A Treatise on Mineralogy by Charles Upham Shepard (1857)
"H.=4-5—5-0. G.=2-21. Vitreous. Heated in a tube, yields water and turns white and opaque. BB, in- tumesces, and fuses easily to a clear, colorless glass. ..."

4. The Industrial Resources of Ireland by Robert Kane (1845)
"Its specific gravity is 1-267; when ignited it gives off much gas, tumesces, and leaves a very porous coke. Its practical analysis gave, Volatile matter, ..."

5. A Dictionary of Chemistry: On the Basis of Mr. Nicholson's, in which the ...by Andrew Ure, William Nicholson by Andrew Ure, William Nicholson (1821)
"It in- tumesces before the blow-pipe, and melts, easily into a milk-white translucent globule. Its constituents are 54 silica, 20 alumina, 18 potash, ..."

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