Evaporation

Science / Chemistry / Evaporation: Conversion of a liquid into a gas.

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Evaporation Verb Synonyms: vaporization, drying (up or out), dehydration, desiccation, exsiccation, parching, searing
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Condensation

Science / Chemistry / Condensation: 1. The conversion of a gas into a liquid is called condensation. Condensation usually occurs when a gas is cooled below its boiling point. 2. A reaction that involves linking of two molecules with the MORE

Halite

Science / Geology / Halite: The mineral name for 'rock salt'. A chemical sedimentary rock that forms from the evaporation of ocean or saline lake waters. It is rarely found at Earth's surface, except in areas of very arid climat MORE

Hydrology

Science / Geology / Hydrology: The science of that part of the hydrologic cycle between rain and return to the sea: the study of water on and within the land. MORE

Steam Fog

Science / Weather / Steam Fog: A type of advection fog that is produced by evaporation when cool air passes over a warm wet surface and the fog rises, giving the appearance of steam. Also called sea smoke when it occurs over the oc MORE

Brackish

Life Style / Coffee / Brackish: A taste fault giving the coffee brew a salty and alkaline sensation. The result of salts and alkaline inorganic material left after evaporation of water from the brew due to excessive heat after brewi MORE

Lacquer

Life Style / Painting / Lacquer: A fast-drying clear pigmented coating that dries by solvent evaporation. MORE

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