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English noun: transpiration

1. transpiration (process) the passage of gases through fine tubes because of differences in pressure or temperature

Broader (hypernym)action, activity, natural action, natural process

2. transpiration (process) the process of giving off or exhaling water vapor through the skin or mucous membranes

Broader (hypernym)activity, bodily function, bodily process, body process

3. transpiration (process) the emission of water vapor from the leaves of plants

Broader (hypernym)biological process, organic process

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