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Definition of Latent heat transfer

Latent heat transfer Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
Environmental Engineering (English ver.)
The removal or addition of heat when a substance changes state. In the environment, this almost always refers to the release of heat from water upon condensation and the absorption of heat by water upon evaporation. Also see Latent Heat of Condensation and Latent Heat of Vaporization.