Associations to the word «Vapor»


VAPOR, noun. Cloudy diffused matter such as mist, steam or fumes suspended in the air.
VAPOR, noun. The gaseous state of a substance that is normally a solid or liquid.
VAPOR, verb. (intransitive) To become vapor; to be emitted or circulated as vapor.
VAPOR, verb. (transitive) To turn into vapor.
VAPOR, verb. (intransitive) To use insubstantial language; to boast or bluster.
VAPOR PRESSURE, noun. (physics) The pressure that a vapor exerts, or the partial pressure if it is mixed with other gases.
VAPOR RETARDER, noun. A layer of material or a laminate used to appreciably reduce the flow of water vapor into a roof assembly.
VAPOR TRAIL, noun. US spelling of vapour trail

Dictionary definition

VAPOR, noun. A visible suspension in the air of particles of some substance.
VAPOR, noun. The process of becoming a vapor.

Wise words

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