vaporescence

[ vey-puh-res-uh ns ]
/ ˌveɪ pəˈrɛs əns /

noun

production or formation of vapor.

Origin of vaporescence

First recorded in 1835–45; vapor + -escence

Related forms

va·por·es·cent, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for vaporescence

vaporescence

/ (ˌveɪpəˈrɛsəns) /

noun

the production or formation of vapour

Derived Forms

vaporescent, adjective
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Medicine definitions for vaporescence

vaporescence

[ vā′pə-rĕsəns ]

n.

The formation of vapor.
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