diffluent

[ dif-loo-uh nt ]
/ ˈdɪf lu ənt /
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adjective

tending to flow off or away.
easily dissolving.

Nearby words

  1. difficulty,
  2. diffidence,
  3. diffident,
  4. diffidently,
  5. diffluence,
  6. difflugia,
  7. diffract,
  8. diffraction,
  9. diffraction grating,
  10. diffraction halo

Origin of diffluent

1610–20; < Latin diffluent- (stem of diffluēns, present participle of diffluere), equivalent to dif- dif- + fluent- flowing; see fluent

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