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defervesce

[dee-fer-ves, def-er-] /ˌdi fərˈvɛs, ˌdɛf ər-/
verb (used without object), defervesced, defervescing.
1.
to undergo defervescence.
Origin of defervesce
1855-1860
1855-60; back formation from defervescence
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