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Definition of Ebullition:

  1. A boiling or bubbling up of a liquid; the motion produced in a liquid by its rapid conversion into vapor.
  2. A sudden burst or violent display; an outburst; as, an ebullition of anger or ill temper.
  3. Effervescence occasioned by fermentation or by any other process which causes the liberation of a gas or an aeriform fluid, as in the mixture of an acid with a carbonated alkali.


flare, magnification, enlargement, effervescence, explosion, gale, blowup, outpouring, effusion, overflowing, agony, flush, burst, detonation, fermentation, tumultuous disturbance, flare-up, outbreak, gust, spasm, flash, storm, gush, blaze, fit, eruption, boiling, ebullience, paroxysm, outburst, ebullience.

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