Word:

Intumesce

In`tu`mesce´
v. i.1.To enlarge or expand with heat; to swell; specifically, to swell up or bubble up under the action of heat, as before the blowpipe.
[imp. & p. p. Intumesced ; p. pr. & vb. n. Intumescing .]
Verb1.intumesce - move upwards in bubbles, as from the effect of heating; also used metaphorically; "Gases bubbled up from the earth"; "Marx's ideas have bubbled up in many places in Latin America"
Synonyms: bubble up
2.intumesce - expand abnormally; "The bellies of the starving children are swelling"
bubble up, come up, rise, rise up, surface
Browse
intubate
Intubation
intuit
Intuition
Intuitional
Intuitionalism
Intuitionalist
Intuitionism
Intuitionist
intuitionist logic
intuitionistic logic
intuitionistic probability
Intuitive
intuitive feeling
Intuitively
Intuitivism
-- Intumesce --
Intumescence
intumescency
Intumescent
Intumulated
Intune
Inturbidate
Inturgescence
Intuse
intussuscept
Intussuscepted
Intussusception
Intwine
Intwinement
Intwist
Inuendo
Inuit
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