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from The Century Dictionary.

  • Specifically, noting a class of sectional boilers in which each unit discharges the steam-gas formed in it into a chamber above the level of any water which may accumulate in the latter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Giving off bubbles and developing a head of foam.

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  • verb Present participle of foam.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective producing or covered with lathery sweat or saliva from exhaustion or disease
  • adjective emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation

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