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thermodiffusion

[thur-moh-di-fyoo-zhuh n]
noun Physical Chemistry.
  1. thermal diffusion.
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Origin of thermodiffusion

First recorded in 1895–1900; thermo- + diffusion
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thermodiffusion in Medicine

thermodiffusion

(thûr′mō-dĭ-fyōōzhən)
n.
  1. The diffusion of fluids, either gaseous or liquid, as influenced by their temperature.
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