deliquescence

Definitions:

  • Liquefaction by absorption of moisture from the atmosphere (a property of certain salts and other bodies); a melting away or dissolving.
  • The act of deliquescing or liquefying; process by which anything deliquesces; tendency to melt.
  • The condition of being <xref>deliquescent</xref>
  • The action of <xref>deliquescing</xref>
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