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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The changing from a liquid or solid into a gas.

Usage examples (35)
  • evaporation is often observed as drying.
  • I've heard people say the haze in the area is from evaporation from the lake.
  • Any increase in temperature will have augmented the amount of evaporation from the lake.
  • "It is the evaporation from the big lagoons -- there are so many of them," McCoy explained. for more
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