Other Words for Vapor

Vapor Noun Synonyms
mist, fog, steam, cloud, smoke, smog, exhalation
There arose from the bog a suffocating, miasmic vapour.

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

Enthalpy Of Vaporization

Science / Chemistry / Enthalpy Of Vaporization: The change in enthalpy when one mole of liquid evaporates to form one mole of gas. Enthalpies of vaporization are always positive because vaporization involves overcoming most of the intermolecular at MORE

Evaporative Coolers (Swamp Cooler)

Business / Real Estate / Evaporative Coolers (Swamp Cooler): An economical method of cooling a home in a dry climate. An evaporative cooler is a large box-like unit, four sides of which are removable panels with vents that let air flow through. Inside of each p 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


Science / Geology / Evaporite: A chemical sediment or sedimentary rock that has formed by precipitation from evaporating waters. Gypsum, salt, nitrates and borates are examples of evaporite minerals. 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