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Evanescent Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • tending to vanish like vapor; "evanescent beauty"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Evanescent'

  • Evanescent: Evanescent may refer to: Evanescent (dermatology), a class of skin lesions "Evanescent" (song), a song by Vamps Evanescent wave, a term applied to electromagnetic
  • Evanescent wave: An evanescent wave is a near-field wave with an intensity that exhibits exponential decay without absorption as a function of the distance from the boundary
  • Evanescent (song): "Evanescent" is the third single by Vamps, released on May 13, 2009. It includes a cover of the 1973 song "Life on Mars?" by David Bowie. The bass on the
  • Evanescent (dermatology): Evanescent skin lesions, like wheals, are those that last for less than 24 hours before resolving. Skin lesion James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston
  • Evanescent Land: Evanescent Land is an EP by the Italian psychedelic rock band Jennifer Gentle, released in 2008 by Heron Recordings. The last three track are re-recorded
  • Multiple evanescent white dot syndrome: Multiple evanescent white dot syndrome (MEWDS) is an uncommon inflammatory condition of the retina that typically affects otherwise healthy young females

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'Evanescent' example sentence in quotations

* Desire nothing, Chafe not at fate, nor at Nature's changeless laws. But struggle only with the personal, the transitory, the evanescent and the perishable. - H Hahn Blavatsky

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Evanescent Sample Sentences in News

  • Fleur’s Launches Brightening Cleansing Milk
    A silky and extremely lightweight evanescent milk that enhances the skin’s natural brightness. (PRWeb January 22, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/01/prweb12458990.htm Read more on this news related to 'Evanescent'
  • Snapchat Scripted Series ‘SnapperHero’ Launches From AT&T, Astronauts Wanted
    It may seem like the most unlikely social-media platform to host a scripted superhero series, but Snapchat , the evanescent mobile-messaging app, will be getting just that from AT&T and its digital-media unit Fullscreen in collaboration with digital-media production house Astronauts Wanted . The series, SnapperHero , launches today on Snapchat, best known for its Read more on this news related to 'Evanescent'
  • Celebrity chef Jacques Pepin shares memories of food at Four Arts
    Chef Jacques Pepin didn’t share a single recipe, discuss any culinary techniques or drop the names of the many celebrities he’s cooked with and for Tuesday during his talk at The Society of the Four Arts. Instead, he talked about memories. “There is something evanescent, even fragile about food,” he said. “You eat it, and then it’s gone. What’s left Read more on this news related to 'Evanescent'

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