follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

vaporescence

[vey-puh-res-uh ns] /ˌveɪ pəˈrɛs əns/
noun
1.
production or formation of vapor.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; vapor + -escence
Related forms
vaporescent, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for vaporescent

vaporescence

/ˌveɪpəˈrɛsəns/
noun
1.
the production or formation of vapour
Derived Forms
vaporescent, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
vaporescent in Medicine

vaporescence va·por·es·cence (vā'pə-rěs'əns)
n.
The formation of vapor.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for vaporescence

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for vaporescent

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for vaporescent