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thermodynamic

[ thur-moh-dahy-nam-ik ]
/ ˌθɜr moʊ daɪˈnæm ɪk /
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adjective
of or relating to thermodynamics.
using or producing heat.
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Sometimes ther·mo·dy·nam·i·cal .

Origin of thermodynamic

First recorded in 1840–50; thermo- + dynamic

OTHER WORDS FROM thermodynamic

ther·mo·dy·nam·i·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for thermodynamic

thermodynamic

thermodynamical

/ (ˌθɜːməʊdaɪˈnæmɪk) /

adjective
of or concerned with thermodynamics
determined by or obeying the laws of thermodynamics

Derived forms of thermodynamic

thermodynamically, adverb
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Medical definitions for thermodynamic

thermodynamic
[ thûr′mō-dī-nămĭk ]

adj.
Characteristic of or resulting from the conversion of heat into other forms of energy.
Of or relating to thermodynamics.
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