Diathermaneity
Diathermancy Di`a*ther"man*cy, Diathermaneity Di`a*ther`ma*ne"i*ty, n. [See {Diathermanous}.] The property of transmitting radiant heat; the quality of being diathermous. --Melloni. [1913 Webster]

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  • diathermaneity — diatherˈmacy, diatherˈmancy or diathermanēˈity noun Permeability by or conductibility of radiant heat • • • Main Entry: ↑diathermic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diathermancy — Di a*ther man*cy, Diathermaneity Di a*ther ma*ne i*ty, n. [See {Diathermanous}.] The property of transmitting radiant heat; the quality of being diathermous. Melloni. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • diathermic —   a. transmitting heat rays.    ♦ diathermacy,    ♦ diathermancy,    ♦ diathermaneity, n.    ♦ diathermanous,    ♦ diathermous, a.    ♦ diathermotherapy, n. medical treatment by diathermy.    ♦ diathermy, n. heating, by electrical means, of… …   Dictionary of difficult words

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