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Water Cycle

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Evaporation
the change of liquid water to water vapor
Transpiration
the evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
Condensation
the change of water vapor to liquid droplets
Precipitation
the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)
Run-Off
the flow of water over the ground surface rather than soaking into the ground
Accumulation
the gathering of run-off water into a body of water (lake, stream, river, or ocean)
Infiltration
the flow of water from the land surface into the subsurface.
Percolation
the flow of water through soil