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water vapournoun [U]

UK (US water vapor) uk   /ˈwɔː.tə ˌveɪ.pər/  us   /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ ˌveɪ.pɚ/
water in the form of a gas resulting from heating water or ice
(Definition of water vapour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 水蒸气,水汽…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水蒸氣,水汽…
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