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1. A flowing outward.
2. Something that flows out or forth; an effluence.
3. A passing or an expiration, as of time.
[From Latin efflūxus, past participle of effluere, to flow out; see effluent.]
ef·flux′ion (ĭ-flŭk′shən) n.
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1. outward flow, as of water.
2. something that flows out; effluence.
3. a passing or lapse of time.
4. a passing away; expiration.Often, ef•flux•ion (ɪˈflʌk ʃən) .
[1635–45; < Medieval Latin effluxus]
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|Noun||1.||efflux - the process of flowing out|
flow - any uninterrupted stream or discharge
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