latent heat

noun

Definition of latent heat

  1. :  heat given off or absorbed in a process (such as fusion or vaporization) other than a change of temperature

Circa 1757

First Known Use of latent heat

circa 1757


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latent heat

noun

Medical Definition of latent heat

  1. :  heat given off or absorbed in a process (as fusion or vaporization) other than a change of temperature


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