evaporation evaporation  /ɪ ˌvæ pə ˈreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the process of becoming a vapor
  2. (n) the process of extracting moisture

Usage(s):

  1. After that, the rapid evaporation in the hot desert air plus some seepage and regulation of the water intake would keep the level permanently some 150 ft.
  2. After all, when a busted pipe floods your home, you do more than just fix the leak and let evaporation take care of the water.
  3. Mulchingspreading material like wood chips or stone around plantshelps reduce evaporation, essential in xeriscaping.

News

  1. Lack of rain, leaky dam leaves Lake Tyler with dropping water levels

    Lack of rain, rapid evaporation, a small drainage basin and a slightly leaky dam have again left Lake Tyler with dropping levels.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CBS 19 Tyler

  2. Aquatech Introduces the HEVAP(TM) High Efficiency Evaporation Process for SAGD Water Treatment

    CALGARY, Alberta, June 11, 2013 - Aquatech, a global leader in water purification technology for industrial and infrastructure markets, introduces the HEVAP™ high efficiency evaporation process for treating produced water from oil sands thermal processes such as Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD). "Increasingly, oil producers in Alberta are choosing to go with evaporation technology ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Aquatech Introduces The HEVAP™ High Efficiency Evaporation Process For SAGD Water Treatment

    Aquatech, a global leader in water purification technology for industrial and infrastructure markets, introduces the HEVAP™ high efficiency evaporation process for treating produced water from oil sands thermal processes such as Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD).
    on June 17, 2013     Source: BeverageOnline

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Quotes

  1. Black, one hand resting on a table in front of the judge, told St. Eve in a clear voice before she passed sentence that he wanted to "express very profound regret and sadness" to Hollinger shareholders for "the evaporation of $1.85...
    on Dec 10, 2007 By: Conrad Black Source: Reuters UK

  2. "The job situation is going to be worse for a while, that's for sure," said Columbia's Derman. "Historically, quants have worked at investment banks, and in the past few months there has been a mass evaporation of investment banks."
    on Dec 22, 2008 By: Emanuel Derman Source: Independent Online

  3. "I had to explain gravity," Mr Rann told reporters. "We need works done up state in order to reduce the amount of leakage, the amount of evaporation, to make sure that water is freed up in NSW and Victoria to come down the river. It means...
    on Mar 27, 2008 By: Mike Rann Source: Brisbane Times

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