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(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)
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The objectives if this study was (i) to investigate the interaction between 61 KBG cultivars and three evaporative environments on ET evaluated under non-limiting soil moisture and controlled environment conditions, and (ii) to compare ordinary ANOVA, regression, and AMMI analysis of cultivar X environment interaction.
Now, food processors are learning that evaporative cooling can be as effective on hot food as it is on hot faces.
A unit of US-based SPX Corporation, the company is a leading global manufacturer of cooling towers, evaporative fluid coolers, evaporative condensers and other specialised heat exchangers.
[USPRwire, Fri Jun 21 2019] The purpose of this comprehensive forecast report presented by FactMR is to elaborate the various market projections impacting the global evaporative air coolers market trends during the period through 2018-2028.
In this perspective, several authors (Vigoderis et al., 2007; Riangvilaikul & Kumar, 2010; Oliveira et al., 2012; Maurya et al., 2014) have investigated the use of alternative materials, such as expanded clay and vegetal fibers as constituent of the evaporative pads.
There are numerous references available in the literature pertaining to downdraft evaporative cooling towers.
For example, if below-normal precipitation is accompanied by above-normal evaporative demand due to high temperatures, low humidity, strong winds, and sunny skies, agricultural and ecological drought conditions signified by increasing soil moisture deficits and declining vegetation health can rapidly emerge.
The coolers run in ventilation mode when ambient temperatures are low, then in summer, evaporative cooling is enabled.
Nuremberg, Germany, October 11, 2017 --(PR.com)-- The power saving potential of the new units is based on evaporative cooling principle, in which the air temperature drops when the air takes up water by transforming it from liquid to vapor.
Methods of cooling in the heat stroke patient focus on evaporative and conductive mechanisms of heat dissipation," she said.