physical change


noun Chemistry.

a usually reversible change in the physical properties of a substance, as size or shape: Freezing a liquid is a physical change.

Nearby words

  1. physic nut,
  2. physical,
  3. physical allergy,
  4. physical anthropology,
  5. physical capital,
  6. physical chemistry,
  7. physical diagnosis,
  8. physical double star,
  9. physical education,
  10. physical examination


Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019