Isentropic I`sen*trop"ic, a. [Is- + entropy + -ic.] (Physics) Having equal entropy. [1913 Webster]

{Isentropic lines}, lines which pass through points having equal entropy. [1913 Webster]

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  • isentropic — adj. having equal entropy. Etymology: ISO + ENTROPY * * * isenergic, isenthalpic, isentropic, ally see iso …   Useful english dictionary

  • isentropic — adjective Date: 1873 of or relating to equal or constant entropy; especially taking place without change of entropy • isentropically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • isentropic — /uy seuhn trop ik, troh pik, uy zeuhn /, adj. Thermodynam. 1. having a constant entropy. 2. of or pertaining to an isentrope. [1870 75; IS + ENTROPIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • isentropic — adjective having a constant entropy …   Wiktionary

  • isentropic — line connecting points of equal entropy Contour Lines …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • isentropic — adj. having continuous entropy; of or relating to an isentrope …   English contemporary dictionary

  • isentropic — [ˌʌɪsɛn trɒpɪk] adjective Physics having equal entropy. Origin from iso + entropic (see entropy) …   English new terms dictionary

  • isentropic — is·en·trop·ic …   English syllables

  • isentropic — is•en•trop•ic [[t]ˌaɪ sənˈtrɒp ɪk, ˈtroʊ pɪk[/t]] adj. thr having a constant entropy …   From formal English to slang

  • isentropic — /aɪsənˈtrɒpɪk/ (say uysuhn tropik) adjective (in thermodynamics) of equal or constant entropy …   Australian English dictionary

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