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adj. foam·i·er, foam·i·est
1. Of, consisting of, or resembling foam.
2. Covered with foam.

foam′i·ly adv.
foam′i·ness n.
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Noun1.foaminess - the property of being foamy
gaseousness - having the consistency of a gas
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