thermomolecular pressure

noun
ther·​mo·​molecular pressure | \ ¦thər(ˌ)mō+...- \

Definition of thermomolecular pressure

: the pressure difference developed due to thermal transpiration

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therm- + molecular

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“Thermomolecular pressure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thermomolecular%20pressure. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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