Definitions for ebullitionˌɛb əˈlɪʃ ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

eb•ul•li•tionˌɛb əˈlɪʃ ən(n.)

  1. a seething or overflowing, as of feeling; outburst.

  2. the state of being ebullient.

  3. the act or process of boiling up.

Origin of ebullition:

1525–35; < LL ēbullītiō; see ebullient , -tion

Princeton's WordNet

  1. effusion, gush, outburst, blowup, ebullition(noun)

    an unrestrained expression of emotion


  1. ebullition(Noun)

    the act of boiling

  2. ebullition(Noun)

    a sudden emotional outburst

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ebullition(noun)

    a boiling or bubbling up of a liquid; the motion produced in a liquid by its rapid conversion into vapor

  2. Ebullition(noun)

    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

  3. Ebullition(noun)

    a sudden burst or violent display; an outburst; as, an ebullition of anger or ill temper


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