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Flashcards in Water Deck (19):
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Water cycle

The continuous movement of water on above and below earths surface.

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Evaporate

To change from a liquid to 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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Condensation

The change from a gas to a liquid

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Precipitation

Water droplets that fall to The ground as rain hail sleet or snow

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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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Aquifer

An underground layer of rock or soil that contains water

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Porous

Able to absorb water

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Water table

Underground level below witch the ground is fully saturated with water

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Surface water

Water that doesn’t soak in the ground

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Condensation

The change from a gas to a liquid

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Precipitation

Water droplets that fall to The ground as rain hail sleet or snow

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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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Aquifer

An underground layer of rock or soil that contains water

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Porous

Able to absorb water

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Water table

Underground level below witch the ground is fully saturated with water