Moist Adiabat

Science / Weather / Moist Adiabat: The line on a Skew T-Log P chart that depicts the change in temperature of saturated air as it rises and undergoes cooling due to adiabatic expansion. As saturated air rises, the temperature changes at a rate of 0.55?‚°C per 100 meters (2-3?‚°F per 1,000 feet).

Other Words for Moist

Moist Verb Synonyms: damp, wettish, dampish, dewy, dank, humid, clammy, muggy, steamy, misty, foggy
Moist Adjective Synonyms: tearful, teary, misty, lachrymose
Moist Noun Synonyms: damp, wet, rainy, drizzly, soggy, moisture-laden
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Moist Adiabat

Science / Weather / Moist Adiabat: The line on a Skew T-Log P chart that depicts the change in temperature of saturated air as it rises and undergoes cooling due to adiabatic expansion. As saturated air rises, the temperature changes a MORE

Moisture

Science / Weather / Moisture: Refers to the water vapor content in the atmosphere, or the total water, liquid, solid or vapor, in a given volume of air. MORE

Moisture Resistance

Life Style / Painting / Moisture Resistance: The ability of a paint or stain to resis swelling, blistering or other damage caused by moisture. MORE

Soil Moisture Zone

Business / Agriculture / Soil Moisture Zone: Depth of soil from which plant roots extract water. MORE

High Moisture Feed Grains

Business / Agriculture / High Moisture Feed Grains: Corn and grain sorghum must have moisture content below CCC standards in order to qualify for marketing assistance loans. However, the FAIR Act of 1996 makes recourse loans available to producers of c MORE

Dry Adiabat

Science / Weather / Dry Adiabat: The line on a Skew T-Log P chart that depicts the lifting of dry air, or air that is unsaturated. As a parcel rises adiabatically, its pressure decreases and its temperature falls due to the expansion MORE

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