rheology

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noun rhe·ol·o·gy \rē-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of rheology

  1. :  a science dealing with the deformation and flow of matter; also :  the ability to flow or be deformed

rheological

play \ˌrē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ less commonly

rheologic

play \-jik\ adjective

rheologically

play \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

rheologist

play \rē-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of rheology

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1929


Medical Dictionary

rheology

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noun rhe·ol·o·gy \rē-ˈäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of rheology

plural

rheologies

  1. :  a science dealing with the deformation and flow of matter


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