athermancy

noun
ather·​man·​cy
plural -es

Definition of athermancy

: inability to transmit infrared radiation — compare diathermancy

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History and Etymology for athermancy

a- entry 2 + -thermancy (as in diathermancy)

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“Athermancy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/athermancy. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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