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v. e·vap·o·rat·ed, e·vap·o·rat·ing, e·vap·o·rates
a. To convert or change into a vapor.
b. To draw off in the form of vapor.
2. To draw moisture from, as by heating, leaving only the dry solid portion.
3. To deposit (a metal) on a substrate by vacuum sublimation.
a. To change into vapor.
b. To pass off in or as vapor.
2. To produce vapor.
3. To disappear; vanish: Our fears at last evaporated. See Synonyms at disappear.

[Middle English evaporaten, from Latin ēvapōrāre, ēvapōrāt- : ē-, ex-, ex- + vapor, steam.]

e·vap′o·ra′tion n.
e·vap′o·ra′tive adj.
e·vap′o·ra′tive·ly adv.
e·vap′o·ra·tiv′i·ty (-ərə-tĭv′ĭ-tē) n.
e·vap′o·ra′tor n.
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Adj.1.evaporative - relating to or causing or being caused by evaporationevaporative - relating to or causing or being caused by evaporation; "an evaporative cooler"
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[26] are given by black stars and represent either carbonates formed under extremely evaporatively enriched conditions in terms of meteoric water or from three-component C[O.sub.2].
Colorado State's radiant system is actually designed to function without a chiller and instead relies on a cooling tower that provides evaporatively cooled water to the radiant system.
This experiment was conducted in an evaporatively cooled, natural-light glasshouse at CSIRO, Floreat Park, WA, Australia (31[degrees]95'S, 115[degrees]79'E) during the 2014 growing season (May--November).
However, evaporatively cooled systems, such as those employing cooling towers, depend on a continuous source of low-cost water to reliably and economically address the cooling requirements.
Because the three greenhouses were evaporatively cooled (using wet pads and fans systems), the effect of the three films covers (P1, P2 and P3) on the relative humidity in the greenhouses was not clearly evident (Fig.
The black cabs use its evaporatively cooled (EC) technology, which provides motive propulsion for relatively powerful automotive applications of 30-100kW.
* A total economizer phase where the chiller is off, and total cooling load is met by evaporatively cooling the chilled water return.
An evaporative liquid desiccant air conditioner consists of a primary channel that dries and cools incoming air using a liquid-desiccant stream, and a secondary channel that evaporatively cools a water layer using a portion of the dried air, further cooling the supply air.
Effects of disinfectionpackaging and evaporatively cooled storage on sugar content of mango.
Srivastava, A Simple Model of the Evaporatively Driven Downdraft: Application to Microburst Downdraft, University of Chicago, Department of the Geophysical Sciences, 1984.
Effects of disinfection, packaging and evaporatively cooled storage on sugar content of mango.
Al-Helal, "Effects of ventilation rate on the environment of a fan-pad evaporatively cooled, shaded greenhouse in extreme arid climates," Applied Engineeringin Agriculture, vol.23, no.2, pp.221-230,2007.