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thermodynamics

ther·mo·dy·nam·ics

thermodynamics

 
pronunciation:
thur mo daI naI mihks [or] thur m daI nae mihks
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part of speech: noun
definition: (used with a sing. verb) the branch of physics concerned with the relationship between heat and other energy forms.
derivation: thermodynamicist (n.)
Word Parts
The word thermodynamics contains the following parts:
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology