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Synonyms for dissipate

Synonyms for dissipate

to cause to separate and go in various directions

to disappear by or as if by rising

to spend (money) excessively and usually foolishly

to use up foolishly or needlessly

Synonyms for dissipate

to cause to separate and go in different directions

spend frivolously and unwisely

live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption

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Readers who enjoyed Soul Mates Dissipate will feel like the story is finally complete with the sequel Never Again, Once More.
During standby mode, the memory retains data by using a low frequency refresh operation that dissipates minimal power.
Pagasa meteorologist Buddy Javier said the low pressure area may dissipate by Friday or Saturday.
High-performance CPUs typically have a dedicated fan and a heat sink to dissipate heat build-up.
Neither the OMB nor the CBO updated the estimates prior to the summer's budget deal for fear that news of a disappearing deficit would dissipate support for the agreement.
Aavid Thermalloy is a global provider of thermal management solutions that dissipate unwanted heat from microprocessors and industrial electronics worldwide, including heat sinks, interface materials and attachment accessories, heat spreaders and liquid cooling and phase change devices that are configured to meet customer-specific needs.
Engineered for ease of application on flat and crowned pulleys, its open design is said to dissipate dirt, water and material buildup.
For many consumer-electronic products, the ability to dissipate heat is critical.
Visually the works of Barbara Muhlefluh and Karin Hochstatter are harmonious; both use ephemeral materials to create fixed points in space; neither can be placed in a known formal vocabulary--Muhlefluh through a combination of overdetermined yet crude objects, Hochstatter through the creation of forms with found materials that seem to dissipate in front of our eyes.
Damping is defined as a measure of the capacity of a material or structure to dissipate energy and is an inherent property of a material or structure.
With escalating medical costs, cancer treatment can dissipate savings.
Depending on the customer algorithms in the FPGAs, the board can dissipate over 90 watts of heat.
This weather system will not affect any part of the country and is expected to dissipate in 12 hours or less," said the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) in its 10:30 a.
That is, these bases can absorb the radiation and quickly dissipate its energy, thus protecting the more vulnerable sugar-based backbone of RNA and DNA molecules.
After the pulse ends, the remaining heat in the part is allowed to dissipate through the mass of mold steel.