evaporative cooling

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evaporative cooling

(ĕ-vap′ŏ-rā″tiv, -ŏ-ră-tiv)
Reducing the body temperature of a patient with fever or heat stroke by spraying his or her skin with mist and then fanning the patient.
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Drying adds further cooling by evaporation, and also helps to prevent any mould growth.
In summer, treated rainwater can be sprayed over the glass to add to cooling by evaporation.
There are several factors contributing to urban heat island like 'canyon geometry' which acts as a sunlight trap, building materials with high heat absorbers, the greenhouse effect, anthropogenic heat sources, less cooling by evaporation sources (plants, water body, etc.