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Matter-Changes of State

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melting
the changing of a solid to a liquid due to a temperature increase
condensation
the changing of a gas to a liquid due to a temperature decrease
freezing
the changing of a liquid to a solid due to a temperature decrease
evaporation
the changing of a liquid to a gas due to a temperature increase
boiling
the changing of a liquid to a gas due to a temperature increase, bubbles are present
sublimation
the changing of a gas to a solid or a solid to a gas without passing trough the liquid state
solidification
the changing from a liquid or gas to a solid (general term)
vaporization
the changing from a solid or liquid to a gas (general term)
liquefaction
the changing from a solid or gas to a liquid (general term)