OTHER WORDS FROM intumescencein·tu·mes·cent, adjective
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Here, an intumescence which was to become a mountain, there, an abyss which was to be filled with an ocean or a sea.The Underground City|Jules Verne
Puff′iness, state of being puffy or turgid: intumescence; Puff′ing, the act of praising extravagantly.
Diameter of its mouth one-fifth as long as the whole shell and two-thirds as long as the diameter of the equatorial intumescence.
Notice whether the substance fuses with the bead, and if so, whether there is intumescence or not.
In the reduction flame, upon charcoal, it is reduced to the metal with intumescence.