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condensation point

noun, Mathematics
1.
a point of which every neighborhood contains an uncountable number of points of a given set.
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  • For dew to form, air must be cooled to its condensation point.
  • We do not what rain in the scuff booth, the humidity needs to below the condensation point.
  • As the cold air descended, adiabatic warming lifted the moist air to the condensation point, resulting in cloud formation.
  • The opposite change in phases is the condensation point.
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condensation point definition


The temperature at which a material changes from a gas to a liquid; the same as the boiling point. (See phases of matter.)

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