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Evaporation and Condensation

Is evaporation reversible?

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Answered 2014-08-14 03:02:05

If you consider the larger scheme of things, then Yes it is. That is what the water cycle is about. Water from the oceans evaporate and then condense to become rain.
yes, just cool the steam down

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