[kuhn-den-seyt, kon-duhn-seyt]
a product of condensation, as a liquid reduced from a gas or vapor.

1545–55; < Latin condēnsātus (past participle of condēnsāre to condense), equivalent to condēns(us) very dense (see con-, dense) + -ātus -ate1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To condensate
World English Dictionary
condensate (kənˈdɛnseɪt)
a substance formed by condensation, such as a liquid from a vapour

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Word Origin & History

1550s, "to make dense," from pp. stem of L. condensare (see condense). Meaning "to become dense" is from 1607.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Until now, it has had little to show besides modest gas condensate discoveries.
Exhaust condensate from hydrogen cars has to be recycled to electrolysis cells.
For example, claiming that a steam engine produces less condensate when the boiler is hotter is real lunacy.
The layer appears to contain some sort of particulates, perhaps with some condensate on them.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature