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evaporation

(i-vap″ŏ-rā′shŏn) [L. evaporare, to disperse in steam]
1. Change from liquid to vapor.
2. Loss in volume due to conversion of a liquid into a vapor.
evaporate (i-vap′ŏ-rāt″) evaporative (i-vap′ŏ-rāt″iv)

evaporative

pertaining to evaporation.

evaporative loss
loss of body water by evaporation of water from the body to the air; a heat control mechanism and a factor in water balance studies.
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Since the oil composition changes during the evaporative loss of its lighter components, the temperatures of successive cooling-heating cycles were continually raised from 50[degrees]C to 190[degrees]C to keep the vapor pressure in the range of [10.
The mass of the house helps keep the pool room at a stable temperature, prevents evaporative loss to wind and sun, and allows the owners to swim year-round.
The Project also offers storage capacity that can be used to "bank" annual supplies in wet years without the high rates of evaporative loss suffered by local surface reservoirs.
In addition, the Project offers approximately one million acre-feet of storage capacity that can be used by participants to carry-over - or "bank" - annual supplies, without the high rates of evaporative loss suffered by local surface reservoirs.
In addition, the Project offers storage capacity that can be used by participants to carry-over - or "bank" - annual supplies, without the high rates of evaporative loss suffered by local surface reservoirs.
In addition, the Project offers approximately one million acre feet of storage capacity that can be used to conserve - or "bank" - imported water, virtually eliminating the high rates of evaporative loss suffered by local surface reservoirs.
And, since it works at a much lower temperature, there is less evaporative loss, tool ramp time is faster, and productivity is improved.