isentropic

[ ahy-suh n-trop-ik, -troh-pik, ahy-zuh n- ]
/ ˌaɪ sənˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk, ˌaɪ zən- /
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adjective Thermodynamics.

having a constant entropy.
of or relating to an isentrope.

Nearby words

  1. isenheim altarpiece,
  2. isenland,
  3. isenstein,
  4. isenthalpic,
  5. isentrope,
  6. iserlohn,
  7. iseult,
  8. isfahan,
  9. ish ,
  10. ish kabibble

Origin of isentropic

First recorded in 1870–75; is- + entropic

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British Dictionary definitions for isentropic

isentropic

/ (ˌaɪsɛnˈtrɒpɪk) /

adjective

having or taking place at constant entropy
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