Figure 2, efflorescence
occurs when moisture carries salts to the coating's surface, resulting in white deposits over the paint film.
Evidently, rain penetrated the mortar joints, or more likely, the chimney cap or faulty flashing, and carried the dissolved salts deeply into the chimney all the way through to the hearth, where you found the efflorescence
In 2004, a Corps inspection--conducted by the New York District--showed that leaks were present behind a buildup of efflorescence
(crystallization that had accumulated on the dam's surface), raising concerns that there could be a more serious problem down the road if the dam was left unmonitored.
The local bricks are both soft and porous and this causes extensive problems of water ingress efflorescence
, and decay, especially where poor maintenance regimes have allowed some problems to persist.
There has been an efflorescence
of literature on the altered strategic environment since the end of the Cold War, on aspects of this new arms control agenda, on why deterrence as classically conceived either works or does not work.
The shimmering gold efflorescence
of the golden rain tree (Koelreuteria elegans), whose large clusters of bright yellow flowers turn to rosy, papery seedpods, is the first to herald autumn.
These five as a group illustrate the complexity of the Jain contributions to Indian philosophy as well as the sort of internal debate that fueled this efflorescence
of epistemological thought.
was characterized by an enormous efflorescence
of voluntary organizations.
It is as if the problem were, to put it in plain terms, if Islam was responsible for the glory of medieval Islamic civilization and the emergence of hundreds of scientists who taught not only Muslims but also Europeans, then why is the same Islam not creating the same circumstances of scientific efflorescence
today (or, to put the second question negatively, why is Islam responsible for the decay and scientific backwardness that one sees today in the Islamic world).
4) It is one thing to deny that the Revolution was made by a bourgeoisie to clear the way for the efflorescence
of capitalism, but it is another to deny the very existence of a bourgeoisie, understood as a relatively comfortable urban group without privileges.
The good news about efflorescence
is once you have brushed it off, it will not come back.
On exterior surfaces, efflorescence
is usually only of aesthetic concern.
Fled is the efflorescence
of song as worlds mourn, gone is the rhapsodizing of love as the cold congregation of seasons clusters, huddles together to unveil monuments of memory that scorn sallies of moving language other than the old kaddish that draws a torrent of tears in puddles.
While this literary efflorescence
is welcome, only time will tell how many works have an enduring value.
In this study the author seeks 'to illumine the sudden efflorescence
and the adamantine resilience of the tradition of Our Lady of Guadalupe' in Mexican history.