[ vey-puh-rif-ik ]
/ ˌveɪ pəˈrɪf ɪk /
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Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?
Words nearby vaporific
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Example sentences from the Web for vaporific
The statement of Dr. Thomson refers to the completion, or last stage, of the discovery, namely the vaporific combination of heat.History of Civilization in England, Vol. 3 of 3|Henry Thomas Buckle
British Dictionary definitions for vaporific
/ (ˌveɪpəˈrɪfɪk) /
producing, causing, or tending to produce vapour
of, concerned with, or having the nature of vapour
tending to become vapour; volatile
Word Origin for vaporific
C18: from New Latin vaporificus, from Latin vapor steam + facere to make
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