Origin of latent heat
Words nearby latent heat
How to use latent heat in a sentence
Plants trap sensible heat and turn it into latent heat — the energy that turns liquid water into water vapor.
Green spaces and cool colors in a city turn more sensible heat into latent heat, Martilli and his colleagues find.
But while he was up there riffing about Steiger, he looked like he did in the Big Heat.
The movie we went to that Friday night in 1953 was The Big Heat.
Preheat oven to 375°F. Heat the vegetable oil in a large, high-sided cast iron skillet.
While the beans are cooling and drying, melt the butter in a saute pan over medium heat.
Remove from heat and stir in the walnuts, rum, powdered sugar, and salt until fully incorporated.
The heat of drunkenness is the stumblingblock of the fool, lessening strength and causing wounds.
It was very warm, and for a while they did nothing but exchange remarks about the heat, the sun, the glare.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Tobacco is a strong growing plant resisting heat and drought to a far (p. 018) greater extent than most plants.
A present remedy of all is the speedy coming of a cloud, and a dew that meeteth it, by the heat that cometh, shall overpower it.
Captain Vane came from the observatory, his face blazing with excitement and oily with heat, to announce the fact.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
British Dictionary definitions for latent heat
Scientific definitions for latent heat
Cultural definitions for latent heat
The heat released or absorbed when matter undergoes a change of phase (see phases of matter). If the heat is given off during the change from a liquid to a solid, it is called heat of fusion. If it is given off during the change from a gas to a liquid, it is called heat of vaporization.