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23:14 Aug 8, 2000
Malay to English translations [Non-PRO] Science
Malay term or phrase:penyejatan
happen naturally to liquid
not boil but ...
liquid becomes gases
Explanation: There is not a lot of difference between volatilize and evaporate -- except that they tend to be used in different contexts. You may find that volatilize is used more in relation to oils than to water-based liquids.
See The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition:-
intr. & tr.v.
To become or make volatile.
To evaporate or cause to evaporate.
To convert or change into a vapor.
To draw off in the form of vapor.
To draw moisture from, as by heating, leaving only the dry solid portion.
To deposit (a metal) on a substrate by vacuum sublimation.