noun see exothermic

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  • exothermicity — noun The release of heat during an exothermic reaction …   Wiktionary

  • exothermicity — exo·ther·mic·i·ty …   English syllables

  • exothermicity — noun see exothermic * * * exothermiˈcity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑exo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spontaneous process — A spontaneous process is the time evolution of a system in which it releases free energy (most often as heat) and moves to a lower, more thermodynamically stable, energy state. [ [http://www.chem.purdue.edu/gchelp/gloss/sponprocess.html… …   Wikipedia

  • exothermic — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1884 characterized by or formed with evolution of heat • exothermically adverb • exothermicity noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • exothermic — exothermically, exothermally, adv. exothermicity /ek soh theuhr mis i tee/, n. /ek soh therr mik/, adj. Chem. noting or pertaining to a chemical change that is accompanied by a liberation of heat (opposed to endothermic). Also, exothermal. [1880… …   Universalium

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