piezochemistry


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pi·e·zo·chem·is·try

(pī'ĕ-zō-kem'is-trē),
The study of the effect of high pressures on chemical reactions.

piezochemistry

[pī·ē′zōkem′istrē]
Etymology: Gk, piezein, to press, chemeia alchemy
a branch of chemistry concerned with reactions that occur under pressure.