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One entry found for deliquescent.
Main Entry: del·i·ques·cent
Pronunciation: secondarystressdel-schwa-primarystresskwes-schwant
Function: adjective
1 : tending to melt or dissolve; especially : tending to dissolve gradually by absorbing moisture from the air
2 : having repeated division into branches <elms are deliquescent trees>
- del·i·ques·cence /-schwan(t)s/ noun

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