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perspiration

per·spi·ra·tion

perspiration

pronunciation:
puhr sp reI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of excreting moisture through the pores of the skin; sweating.
definition 2: the moisture thus excreted; sweat.
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The word perspiration contains the following part: