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fizzing


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fizz  \Fizz\  (f[i^]z),  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Fizzed}  (f[i^]zd);  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Fizzing}.]  [Cf.  Icel.  f[=i]sa  to  break  wind, 
  Dan.  fise  to  foist,  fizzle,  OSw.  fisa,  G.  fisten,  feisten 
  Cf  {Foist}.] 
  To  make  a  hissing  sound,  as  a  burning  fuse. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fizzing 
  adj  :  hissing  and  bubbling  [syn:  {fizzy}] 




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