Definition of intumescence in English:

intumescence

noun

rare
  • See intumesce

    bump, lump, bulge, inflammation, protuberance, excrescence, enlargement, distension, prominence, protrusion, tumour, node, nodule
    swelling, bulging, bloating, distension, dilatation, turgidity
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Pronunciation

intumescence

/ɪntjʊˈmɛsns/