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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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.) and the pattern of wind movement [2][6].
Heated water generated by power plants or manufacturing plants may be controlled with, cooling ponds, man-made bodies of water designed for cooling by evaporation, convection, and radiation.
Subject: The RiTemp Process--Mold Cooling by Evaporation.