Rarefaction in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Rarefaction

the lessening of density in a substance

Examples of Rarefaction in a sentence

The rarefaction of air occurs as it rises higher in the atmosphere, where it loses much of its density. πŸ”Š

Rarefaction is the name of the process when a substance begins losing density, such as in the case of sound waves. πŸ”Š

The further a sound wave travels, the less dense it becomes, which is an example of the rarefaction process. πŸ”Š

You can witness rarefaction at the beach, as a wave loses a great deal of its density as it travels towards the shore. πŸ”Š

Rarefaction occurs most often in Earth’s atmosphere, as many gasses become less dense as they travel higher within it. πŸ”Š

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