- the branch of physics that deals with energy.
Origin of energetics
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E stands for Energetics; meaning activity, health, ambition, etc.Why Joan?
Eleanor Mercein Kelly
This quantivalence is the sole basis of the science of Energetics.A History of the Growth of the Steam-Engine
Robert H. Thurston
Its action really reveals one of the vital working principles of energetics.The Energy System of Matter
An intermediate position in this respect is taken by the sciences which were indicated above as parts of energetics.
Energetics took its rise as an outcome of the discovery of the principle of the conservation of energy.
- (functioning as singular) the branch of science concerned with energy and its transformations
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