foam at the mouth

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foam  [%PREMIUM_LINK%]     (fōm)  Pronunciation Key 
  1. Small, frothy bubbles formed in or on the surface of a liquid, as from fermentation or shaking.

  2. A colloid in which particles of a gas are dispersed throughout a liquid. Compare aerosol, emulsion.

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