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exothermic

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adjective exo·ther·mic \-mik\

Definition of exothermic

  1. :  characterized by or formed with evolution of heat

exo·ther·mi·cal·ly play \-mi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
exo·ther·mi·ci·ty play \-ˌthər-ˈmis-ə-tē\ noun


Origin of exothermic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1884


Medical Dictionary

exothermic

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adjective exo·ther·mic \-ˈthər-mik\

Medical Definition of exothermic

  1. :  characterized by or formed with evolution of heat—compare endothermic

  2. exo·ther·mi·cal·ly \-mi-k(ə-)lē\play adverb
    exo·ther·mic·i·ty \-ˌthər-ˈmis-ət-ē\play noun, plural exo·ther·mic·i·ties




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