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isentropic

[ ahy-suhn-trop-ik, -troh-pik, ahy-zuhn- ]
/ ˌaɪ sənˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk, ˌaɪ zən- /
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adjective Thermodynamics.

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

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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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