verb (used without object), ef·fer·vesced, ef·fer·vesc·ing.
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Origin of effervesce
OTHER WORDS FROM effervesceef·fer·ves·cence, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for effervesce
Kindness was ready in her mind; it but lacked the touch of an occasion to effervesce and crystallise.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI|Robert Louis Stevenson
A wineglass of the cream to a tumbler of water, with sufficient carbonate of soda to make it effervesce.My Pet Recipes, Tried and True|Various
The Froh theme, too, is a trifle flat: it does not effervesce or sparkle: the "dewy splendour" of the Valkyrie music is not on it.Richard Wagner|John F. Runciman
Before using, it should be treated with dilute hydrochloric acid until it does not effervesce any more.
A wine-glass of the cream to a tumbler of water, with sufficient carbonate of soda to make it effervesce.