Translation of latent heat in Spanish:

latent heat

calor latente, n.



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    calor latente masculine
    • Conversely, when a gas condenses, it must release this latent heat and become a liquid before it can cool below its boiling temperature.
    • The theory of latent heat was used by Watt to successfully develop the separate condenser.
    • Surface warming leads to cumulus convection and release of latent heat, producing warm temperatures throughout the troposphere.
    • He gave explanations of the nature of free heat and latent heat.
    • Energy is required to provide the latent heat of evaporation for the phase change from liquid to gas (water vapour), which takes place in the cavity below the stomata.
    • Also in year 10 we covered heat, including specific heat capacity and latent heat, and conservation of energy.