- the branch of chemistry dealing with the relationship between chemical action and heat.
Origin of thermochemistry
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- the branch of chemistry concerned with the study and measurement of the heat evolved or absorbed during chemical reactions
Word Origin and History for thermochemistry
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- The study of the chemistry of heat and heat-associated chemical phenomena.
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- The branch of chemistry that is concerned with the heat generated by chemical reactions and by changes of state.
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