What Does Evaporate Mean?

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Evaporate refers to convert or change into a vapour or to draw off in the form of vapour. In chemistry, the word evaporate may denote to lose or cause to lose liquid by vaporization thus leaving a more concentrated residue.
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e·vap·o·rate
[ih-vap-uh-reyt]
VERB (USED WITHOUT OBJECT) [E·VAP·O·RAT·ED, E·VAP·O·RAT·ING.]
1.
to change from a liquid or solid state into vapor; pass off in vapor.
2.
to give off moisture.
3.
to disappear; vanish; fade: His hopes evaporated.
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT) [E·VAP·O·RAT·ED, E·VAP·O·RAT·ING.]
4.
to convert into a gaseous state or vapor; drive off or extract in the form of vapor: The warm sun evaporated the dew.
5.
to extract moisture or liquid from, as by heat, so as to make dry or to reduce to a denser state: to evaporate fruit.
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