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saturation

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Earth Sciences and Geography.

There is a constant exchange of water molecules between liquid water, or ice, and the air, as evaporation and condensation take place. Saturation vapour pressure (es) depicts a balance in...

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saturation

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Earth Sciences and Geography.

There is a constant exchange of water molecules between liquid water, or ice, and the air, as evaporation and condensation take place. Saturation vapour pressure (es) depicts a balance in...

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saturation

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

1 The amount of chroma in a colour as a proportion of all the colour, both chromatic (1) and achromatic (1), the admixture of grey causing the colour to appear desaturated. It...

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saturation deficit

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

At a given temperature, the difference between the actual vapour pressure of moist air and the saturation vapour pressure.

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saturation spectroscopy

Edited by John Daintith.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 104 words.

A spectroscopic technique using lasers to locate absorption maxima with great precision. In saturation spectroscopy the laser beam is split

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saturation spectroscopy

Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 104 words.

A spectroscopic technique using lasers to locate absorption maxima with great precision. In saturation spectroscopy the laser beam is split

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saturation deficit

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 21 words.

At a given temperature, the difference between the actual vapour pressure of moist air and the saturation vapour pressure.

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saturation deficit

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 21 words.

At a given temperature, the difference between the actual vapour pressure of moist air and the saturation vapour pressure.

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saturation deficit

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 21 words.

At a given temperature, the difference between the actual vapour pressure of moist air and the saturation vapour pressure.

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base saturation

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 55 words.

The degree of saturation of the *adsorption complex of the soil; that is, its occupation by exchangeable basic cations,

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base saturation

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 55 words.

The degree of saturation of the *adsorption complex of the soil; that is, its occupation by exchangeable basic cations,

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