Thesaurus / deliquesce
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
And all the substances which this acid unites with crystallize, and do not deliquesce.
This feebler cohesive force renders it apt to deliquesce, especially if there be a small excess of the alkali.
Most of the former are firmer, while the black spored specimens soon deliquesce.
They then expand quickly, curl up in shreds, and deliquesce into a black inky fluid which stains the ground.
MUSHROOM CULTUREW. ROBINSON
In this figure one can see the change in color of the gills just at the time when they begin to deliquesce.
STUDIES OF AMERICAN FUNGI. MUSHROOMS, EDIBLE, POISONOUS, ETC.GEORGE FRANCIS ATKINSON
Theyll deliquesce like fungi; and keep a hundred eulogists mopping the spot where they left off.
A HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATUREPERCY H. BOYNTON
The old name for the liquid formed when perchloride of iron is allowed to deliquesce by free exposure to the air.
COOLEY'S PRACTICAL RECEIPTS, VOLUME IIARNOLD COOLEY
It was nothing else than copper sulphate which had been allowed to deliquesce to a white powder.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
The gills are free, flesh-colored, and inclined to deliquesce.
The plant at the extreme right has expanded and begun to deliquesce.
WORDS RELATED TO DELIQUESCE
- die away
- die on vine
- fag out
- melt away
- peter out
- slack off
- tucker out
- waste away
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.