evanesce definition by Webster's New World
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evanesce definition by American Heritage Dictionary
intransitive verb ev·a·nesced, ev·a·nesc·ing, ev·a·nesc·es
To dissipate or disappear like vapor. See Synonyms at disappear.
Origin: Latin ēvānēscere, to vanish : ē-, ex-, ex- + vānēscere, to disappear (from vānus, empty; see euə- in Indo-European roots).
- evˌa·nesˈcence noun