evaporative
adjective see evaporate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Evaporative — E*vap o*ra*tive, a. [L. evaporatius: cf. F. [ e]vaporatif.] Pertaining to, or producing, evaporation; as, the evaporative process. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • evaporative — evaporate ► VERB 1) turn from liquid into vapour. 2) cease to exist: my goodwill evaporated. DERIVATIVES evaporation noun evaporative adjective evaporator noun. ORIGIN Latin evaporare, from vapor steam, vapour …   English terms dictionary

  • evaporative — adjective relating to or causing or being caused by evaporation an evaporative cooler • Pertains to noun: ↑evaporation • Derivationally related forms: ↑evaporate …   Useful english dictionary

  • evaporative — See evaporation. * * * …   Universalium

  • evaporative — adjective Of, pertaining to, producing, or produced by evaporation …   Wiktionary

  • evaporative — adj. pertaining to evaporation; bringing about evaporation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • evaporative — evap·o·ra·tive …   English syllables

  • Evaporative cooler — An evaporative cooler, photographed in Rocky Ford, Colorado, used in the drier parts of the American West to provide economical cooling …   Wikipedia

  • Evaporative Kühlung — Evaporatives Kühlen ist eine Klasse von Kühlverfahren, die darauf beruhen, aus einem thermodynamischen System von Teilchen die jeweils energiereichsten zu entfernen. Es ist verwandt mit der Verdampfungskühlung und wird manchmal auch so bezeichnet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • evaporative cooling — garinamasis aušinimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. evaporation cooling; evaporative cooling vok. Verdampfungskühlung, f; Verdunstungskühlung, f rus. испарительное охлаждение, n; охлаждение испарением, n pranc. refroidissement par… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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