Sentence Examples


  • He pointed to the efflorescence of new forms that had come into existence under the protection of man.
  • The result of this drainless irrigation is an efflorescence of salt on the surface of the field.
  • The evidence for it is not to be confused with that for the law of rapid efflorescence of groups just considered.
  • Huxley, who in the 9th edition of this encyclopaedia traced the history of the growth of the biological idea of evolution from its philosophical beginnings to its efflorescence in Charles Darwin.
  • Wall-saltpetre or lime saltpetre, calcium nitrate, Ca(N03)2, is found as an efflorescence on the walls of stables; it is now manufactured in large quantities by fixing atmospheric nitrogen, i.e.