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.
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.