- the act or process of efflorescing.
- the resulting powdery substance or incrustation.
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Words nearby efflorescence
Example sentences from the Web for efflorescence
But the last few years have seen an incredible efflorescence of Pakistani writing in English.
The same appearance followed as in the preceding cases–an efflorescence on the arm without any effect on the constitution.
The art of any people is an outgrowth and efflorescence of an internal living principle: and as is the tree so is its fruit.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
The ground itself was covered with a white efflorescence, which stuck to our feet, and made us slip at every step.In the Wilds of Florida|W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for efflorescence
- the process of efflorescing
- the powdery substance formed as a result of this process, esp on the surface of rocks