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English definition of “evaporate”

evaporate

verb [I/T]    /ɪˈvæp·əˌreɪt/
chemistry, biology, earth science to cause a liquid to change to a gas, esp. by heating: [I] Some water evaporates to form clouds. If something such as a feeling or problem evaporates, it suddenly disappears: [I] The issue of global warming is not just going to evaporate.
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