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One entry found for transpire.
Main Entry: tranĚspire
Pronunciation: tran(t)s-primarystresspimacr(schwa)r
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): tranĚspired; tranĚspirĚing
1 : to pass or give off in the form of water vapor through stomata in leaves
2 : to become known or apparent : become revealed <it transpired that we had the wrong address>
3 : to come to pass : HAPPEN <what transpired last night>

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