See also: Effusion
- Rhymes: -uːʒən
- A liquid outpouring.
- (chemistry, physics) Process of gases passing through a hole or holes considerably smaller than the mean free path of the gas molecules.
- (figurative, by extension) An outpouring of speech or emotion.
- (medicine) The seeping of fluid into a body cavity; the fluid itself.
Derived terms Edit
outpouring of liquid
chemistry, physics: process
outpouring of speech or emotion
seeping of fluid into a body cavity
effusion f (plural effusions)