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endothermic

 [en″do-ther´mik]
1. characterized or accompanied by the absorption of heat.
2. pertaining to or characterized by endothermy.
3. homeothermic.

en·do·ther·mic

(en'dō-thĕr'mik),
Denoting a chemical reaction during which heat (enthalpy) is absorbed. Compare: exothermic (1).
[endo- + G. thermē, heat]

endothermic

(ĕn′dō-thûr′mĭk) also

endothermal

(-məl)
adj.
1. Chemistry Characterized by or causing the absorption of heat; endoergic.
2. Biology Of or relating to an organism that generates heat to maintain its body temperature, typically above the temperature of its surroundings; warm-blooded.

en′do·ther′my n.

en·do·ther·mic

(en'dō-thĕr'mik)
Denoting a chemical reaction during which heat is absorbed.
Compare: exothermic (1)
[endo- + G. thermē, heat]
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This was supported by the decrease of endothermic peak temperature in DSC.
The heating curve had one endothermic peak, representing the melting transition ([T.sub.m] = 301[degrees]C), the endothermic enthalpy of which was [DELTA][H.sub.m] = 113.3 J/g.
We predicted the relative proportion of endothermic taxa in a food web would be negatively correlated with mean food chain length (MFCL).
Endothermic time while on the CC-CV method for different charging current.
3), low temperature endothermic peak observed between 85 [degree]C to 110 [degrees]C was recorded in the rest of the samples (Figs.
"A simple twisting motion moves the chambers into alignment to allow the chemicals to flow through the chamber to produce a rapid endothermic reaction.
So upon AN thermolysis in the cuvette of 5 mm in diameter at the temperature range 280.350[degrees]C the signal of measuring thermocouple detects mainly endothermic processes corresponding to reactions (4) and (6), showing almost no exothermic processes implemented in the gas phase.
Increasing pressure during the gelatinization process causes an increase in the peak reaction temperature, or the temperature at which the endothermic reaction occurs at a maximum.
The observed splitting of endothermic effects as a small step in the DSC curve at a temperature of 570-580[degrees]C is associated with transition of quartz from [beta]- to [alpha]-form with the change in volume.
Sample of Mo concentrate demonstrated 11 endothermic effects observed in the range of 120-300[degrees]C: at 140, 160, 200, 230, 255, 285, 348, 365, 383, 756, 852[degrees]C and 4--exothermic, at 410, 478, 565, 590[degrees]C.
On the other hand, thermodynamic parameters indicated to automatic and endothermic process.
Endothermic, exothermic - all reactions I can't pretend to know anything about, other than the fact that both the fish and the acid are changed by the experience.