evaporation loss

evaporation loss

[i‚vap·ə′rā·shən ‚lȯs]
(chemical engineering)
The loss of a stored volatile liquid component or mixture by evaporation; controlled by temperature, pressure, and the presence or absence of vapor-recovery systems.
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The main conclusion from the workshop was the recognition of the increased importance of reservoir evaporation loss and the need to bring new ideas and state-of-the-art practices for the estimation of reservoir evaporation into operational use in the United States for modern water resource managers.
Her design speeds up aging and minimizes evaporation loss or 'angel share,' contributing to the unique and fresh yet full-bodied flavor of Julius James.
f) Loss resulting from contamination pollution wear and tear corrosion rust vermin fungus rot gradual deterioration deformation or distortion shrinkage evaporation loss of weight change in flavour colour texture or finish or action of light.
8 lubricants, different base stocks may influence the evaporation loss.
When overhead irrigation occurs over a crop canopy, an inevitable percentage of the applied water captured by the canopy and stored in the uppermost soil surface level is subject to evaporation loss and does not become part of the crop's direct transpiration stream (Philip 1966).
This type of installation allows for the most cost-efficient delivery of nitrogen by the supplier and potentially the lowest evaporation loss of cryogen to the freezers because of the low-heat transfer properties of vacuum-insulated piping systems.
Evaporation Losses of Aswan High Dam (AHD): The agreement stated that the two countries shall equally share the evaporation loss from AHD, estimated at 10 Km3 annually.
Besides providing safety, the top also helps keep leaves out of the water and reduces evaporation loss.
These water features have a huge surface-to-air ratio, so outfit them with auto-fills to make up for evaporation loss.