One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Chemistry. The process in which vapour produced by heating a solid is driven off by a current of air. Now historical and rare.
Mid 16th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin difflation-, difflatio from classical Latin difflāt-, past participial stem of difflāre + -iō.
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