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thermic

[thur-mik]
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  1. thermal(def 1).
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Origin of thermic

First recorded in 1840–50; therm- + -ic
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Examples from the Web for thermic

Historical Examples

  • The irritation may be by mechanical, chemical, or thermic agencies.

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II

    Various

  • There is indeed a resemblance to thermic fever as regards certain important symptoms.

  • In fact, no one had continued the trials of an elongated balloon driven by a thermic motor begun by Henry Giffard.

    My Airships

    Alberto Santos-Dumont

  • Chromatic sensitiveness to this author is only a special case of thermic sensitiveness limited to the retina.

  • As to the Thermic Sense, I use a set of little metal bowls, which are filled with water at different degrees of temperature.

    The Montessori Method

    Maria Montessori