Vapor Retarders

Business / Real Estate / Vapor Retarders: Special materials used in the installation of thermal insulation to reduce the passage of water vapor. These materials include treated papers, plastic sheets, and metallic foils.

Other Words for Vapor

Vapor Noun Synonyms: mist, fog, steam, cloud, smoke, smog, exhalation
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Vapor Pressure

Science / Chemistry / Vapor Pressure: The partial pressure of a gas in equilibrium with a condensed form (solid or liquid) of the same substance. MORE

Vapor Discharge Lamp

Entertainment / Photography / Vapor Discharge Lamp: Is a lamp in which electrical current passes through a vapor or gas rather than through a wire filament, thus producing illumination. MORE

Vapor Pressure Lowering

Science / Chemistry / Vapor Pressure Lowering: A colligative property of solutions. The vapor pressure of a solution is always lower than the vapor pressure of the pure solvent; the ratio of solution to pure solvent vapor pressures is approximatel MORE

Vapor Retarders

Business / Real Estate / Vapor Retarders: Special materials used in the installation of thermal insulation to reduce the passage of water vapor. These materials include treated papers, plastic sheets, and metallic foils. MORE

Water Vapor (H2O)

Science / Weather / Water Vapor (H2O): Water in gaseous form. It is one of the most import constituents of the atmosphere. Due to its molecular content, air containing water vapor is lighter than dry air. This contributes to the reason why MORE

Vapor Trail

Science / Weather / Vapor Trail: A cloudlike streamer or trail often seen behind aircraft flying in clear, cold, humid air. A vapor trail is created when the water vapor from the engine exhaust gases are added to the atmosphere. Also MORE

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