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  • 1 Vapor — Va por, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Vapored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vaporing}.] [From {Vapor}, n.: cf. L. vaporare.] [Written also {vapour}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To pass off in fumes, or as a moist, floating substance, whether visible or invisible, to steam;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 vapor — I. noun Etymology: Middle English vapour, from Anglo French vapor, from Latin, steam, vapor Date: 14th century 1. diffused matter (as smoke or fog) suspended floating in the air and impairing its transparency 2. a. a substance in the gaseous… …

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  • 3 vapor — vaporable, adj. vaporability, n. vaporer, n. vaporless, adj. vaporlike, adj. /vay peuhr/, n. 1. a visible exhalation, as fog, mist, steam, smoke, or noxious gas, diffused through or suspended in the air: the vapors rising from the bogs. 2.… …

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  • 4 vapor — va•por [[t]ˈveɪ pər[/t]] n. 1) mer a visible exhalation, as fog or smoke, suspended in the air 2) phs a substance in gaseous form that is below its critical temperature 3) a substance converted into vapor for technical or medicinal uses 4) a… …

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  • 5 vapor — n. to emit a vapor …

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  • 6 emit — Synonyms and related words: aerate, aerify, articulate, atomize, bleed, blow, breathe, breathe out, bring out, carbonate, chime, chlorinate, chorus, come out with, communicate, convey, deliver, discharge, disclose, disembogue, distill, drip,… …

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  • 7 vapor — Synonyms and related words: Barnumize, London fog, London special, Old Faithful, air, airy nothing, apparition, autism, babble, blabber, blather, blow, bluff, bluster, bluster and bluff, boast, boiling water, bombast, bounce, brag, brainchild,… …

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  • 8 emit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. discharge, emanate, radiate, breathe, exhale, send forth, throw off, issue; deliver, voice, utter. See ejection, speech. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To send forth] Syn. discharge, give off, give out,… …

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  • 9 vapor — n 1. fog, mist, cloud, haze, film, pollution, smog; steam, smoke, fume; gas, ether, miasma; breath, exhalation, emanation, Archaic. halitus. 2. fantasy, fancy, vagary, dream, daydream, Inf. pipe dream; whimsy, rhapsody, romance, invention,… …

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  • 10 Mercury-vapor lamp — Mercury Lamp redirects here. For the character in the Rozen Maiden anime and manga, see Characters of Rozen Maiden. A 175 watt mercury vapor yard light approximately 15 seconds after starting …

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  • 11 Sodium vapor lamp — A sodium vapor lamp is a gas discharge lamp which uses sodium in an excited state to produce light. There are two varieties of such lamps: low pressure and high pressure . Low pressure sodium Low pressure sodium (LPS) lamps, also known as sodium… …

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  • 12 sodium vapor lamp — noun a street lamp in which electricity is passed through sodium vapour to emit a yellow light Syn: sodium lamp …

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  • 13 Vapored — Vapor Va por, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Vapored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vaporing}.] [From {Vapor}, n.: cf. L. vaporare.] [Written also {vapour}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To pass off in fumes, or as a moist, floating substance, whether visible or invisible, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Vaporing — Vapor Va por, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Vapored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vaporing}.] [From {Vapor}, n.: cf. L. vaporare.] [Written also {vapour}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To pass off in fumes, or as a moist, floating substance, whether visible or invisible, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 vapour — Vapor Va por, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Vapored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vaporing}.] [From {Vapor}, n.: cf. L. vaporare.] [Written also {vapour}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To pass off in fumes, or as a moist, floating substance, whether visible or invisible, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 exhale — ex•hale [[t]ɛksˈheɪl, ɛkˈseɪl[/t]] v. haled, hal•ing 1) phl to emit breath or vapor; breathe out 2) to pass off as vapor; pass off as an effluence 3) phl to breathe out; emit (air, vapor, sound, etc.) 4) to give off as vapor 5) to draw out as a… …

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  • 17 smoke — I. n. 1. Sooty vapor. 2. Reek, steam, exhalation, effluvium, fume, mist, vapor. 3. Vanity, emptiness, idle talk, mere phrases, failure, vapor, nothingness. II. v. a. 1. Fumigate, expose to smoke. 2. Draw into the mouth and puff out smoke from (as …

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  • 18 evaporate — [ē vap′ə rāt΄, ivap′ə rāt΄] vt. evaporated, evaporating [ME evaporaten < L evaporatus, pp. of evaporare < e , out, from + vaporare, to emit vapor < vapor, VAPOR] 1. to change (a liquid or solid) into vapor; drive out or draw off in the… …

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  • 19 Glossary of firefighting — Note: This list does not include firefighting equipment, i.e., tools and apparatus used by firefighters. Please refer to Glossary of firefighting equipment for such terms. : Note: This list is incomplete. You can help Wikipedia by… …

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  • 20 evaporation — 1. A change from liquid to vapor form. 2. Loss of volume of a liquid by conversion into vapor. SYN: volatilization. [L. e, out, + vaporo, to emit vapor] * * * evap·o·ra·tion i .vap ə rā shən …

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