Noun, Suru verb, Intransitive verb
1. evaporation
  • つゆ
  • たいよう太陽
  • 昇る
  • じょうはつ蒸発
  • した
  • The dew evaporated when the sun rose.
Noun, Suru verb, Intransitive verb
2. disappearance (of a person); vanishing without a traceColloquialism
  • 聞きました
  • りょうしん両親
  • しゃっきん借金
  • のこ残して
  • じょうはつ蒸発
  • した
  • そうです
  • わね
  • I've heard about it. Your parents disappeared, running out on their debt didn't they?
Wikipedia definition
3. EvaporationEvaporation is a type of vaporization of a liquid that occurs only on the surface of a liquid. The other type of vaporization is boiling, which, instead, occurs on the entire mass of the liquid. On average, the molecules in a glass of water do not have enough heat energy to escape from the liquid. With sufficient heat, the liquid would turn into vapor quickly. When the molecules collide, they transfer energy to each other in varying degrees, based on how they collide.
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