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Flashcards in Water Deck (12):
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Water Cycle

The continuous movement of water on above and below the earth's surface

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Evaporate

To change from a liquid into a gas

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Humidity

The amount of moisture in the air

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Water vapor

The gaseous form of water

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Precipitation

Rain,hail,sleet,or snow that falls to the ground

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Condensation

When water vapor in the air cools down and turns back into a liquid

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Groundwater

Fresh water that exists underground

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Irrigation

A method of supplying dry land with water artificially

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Porous

Able to absorb water

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Water Table

Underground level below which the ground is fully saturated with water

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Aquifer

An underground layer of rock or soil that contains water

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Surface Water

Water that doesn't soak into the ground