HyperDic: transpiration

English > 3 senses of the word transpiration:
NOUNprocesstranspirationthe passage of gases through fine tubes because of differences in pressure or temperature
processtranspirationthe process of giving off or exhaling water vapor through the skin or mucous membranes
processtranspirationthe emission of water vapor from the leaves of plants
English > transpiration: 3 senses > noun 1, process
MeaningThe passage of gases through fine tubes because of differences in pressure or temperature.
Broadernatural process, natural action, action, activityA process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)
Spanishtranspiración
Catalantranspiració
Verbstranspirepass through the tissue or substance or its pores or interstices, as of gas
English > transpiration: 3 senses > noun 2, process
MeaningThe process of giving off or exhaling water vapor through the skin or mucous membranes.
Broaderbodily process, body process, bodily function, activityAn organic process that takes place in the body
Spanishsudación, sudoración, transpiración
Catalansudoració, transpiració
Verbstranspiregive off (water) through the skin
English > transpiration: 3 senses > noun 3, process
MeaningThe emission of water vapor from the leaves of plants.
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Spanishtranspiración
Catalantranspiració
Verbstranspireexude water vapor

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