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effervescent
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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Definition
of a liquid:  giving off bubbles (like a Coke)

of a person:  bubbly (lively and enthusiastic)
  • The mixture, which was at first of a reddish hue, began, in proportion as the crystals melted, to brighten in colour, to effervesce audibly, and to throw off small fumes of vapour.
    p. 78.9

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