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exothermic

 [ek″so-ther´mik]
marked or accompanied by the evolution of heat; liberating heat or energy.

ex·o·ther·mic

(ek'sō-ther'mik),
1. Denoting a chemical reaction during which heat (that is, enthalpy) is emitted. Compare: endothermic.
2. Relating to the external warmth of the body.
[exo- + G. thermē, heat]

exothermic

/exo·ther·mic/ (-ther´mik) marked or accompanied by evolution of heat; liberating heat or energy.

exothermic

indicating a chemical process accompanied by the release of heat, such as the loss of body surface heat.

ex·o·ther·mic

(eks'ō-thĕr'mik)
1. Denoting a chemical reaction during which heat (i.e., enthalpy) is emitted.
Compare: endothermic
2. Relating to the external warmth of the body.
[exo- + G. thermē, heat]

exothermic

heat-generating chemical reaction

exothermal, exothermic

marked or accompanied by the evolution of heat; liberating heat or energy.
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