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 (ăd′ē-ə-băt′ĭk, ā′dī-ə-)
Of, relating to, or being a reversible thermodynamic process that occurs without gain or loss of heat and without a change in entropy.

[From Greek adiabatos, impassable : a-, not; see a-1 + diabatos, passable (dia-, dia- + batos, passable, from bainein, to go; see gwā- in Indo-European roots).]

ad′i·a·bat′i·cal·ly adv.
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in an adiabetic manner
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Warm ocean waters initiate the process of evaporation where water vapour will rise and cool adiabatically, and thereby releasing the heat retained during evaporation (known as latent heat of condensation) to the atmosphere.
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The standard practice of reducing such systems is multiple-scale analysis (e.g., [28]) whereby fast variable is adiabatically eliminated.
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In the second section of the paper we infer the expression of the wave propagation velocity in a fluid when the density and the pressure vary adiabatically. Using this expression, we infer the acoustic expression of the refractive index.
After this, the refrigerant passes through the electronic expansion valve where it expands irreversibly and adiabatically. Finally, the refrigerant flows back to the evaporator-collector and gets vaporized again, the cycle to continues.
Waters that flow at relatively large mass rates directly to the surface will cool adiabatically, and the emerging spring water will be at or slightly above the boiling temperature for the prevailing atmospheric pressure [41].
At a later stage of the evolution of the Universe, in the opinion of astrophysicists, its electromagnetic radiation, while maintaining its frequency spectrum, <<breaks away>> from its matter and adiabatically cools, uniformly penetrating the entire Universe [7].