evap·o·rate /ɪˈvæpəˌreɪt/ verb evap·o·rates; evap·o·rat·ed; evap·o·rat·ing
to change from a liquid into a gas [no obj
] ▪ Let the liquid start to evaporate.
] ▪ The heat evaporated the water.
to go away suddenly :
to disappear or vanish ▪ The opportunity evaporated before he could act on it.
— evap·o·ra·tion /ɪˌvæpəˈreɪʃən/ noun
▪ water loss through evaporation
— evap·o·ra·tive /ɪˈvæpəˌreɪtɪv/ adjective
▪ evaporative cooling
— evap·o·ra·tor /ɪˈvæpəˌreɪtɚ/ noun
, plural evap·o·ra·tors
▪ The boiling takes place in machines called evaporators.