evapotranspiration

noun evapo·trans·pi·ra·tion \ i-ˈva-pō-ˌtran(t)-spə-ˈrā-shən \

Definition of evapotranspiration

: loss of water from the soil both by evaporation and by transpiration from the plants growing thereon

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Origin and Etymology of evapotranspiration

evaporation + transpiration


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