AskDefine | Define effluxion

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Etymology

effluere: to flow.

Pronunciation

Noun

effluxion
  1. The process of flowing out.
    • We all age through the effluxion of time.
    • The effluxion of matter from a boil can be painful.
  2. That which has flowed out.
    • The effluxion of a boil is yuk!

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