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thermochemistry

 [ther″mo-kem´is-tre]
the aspect of physical chemistry dealing with temperature changes that accompany chemical reactions.

ther·mo·chem·is·try

(ther'mō-kem'is-trē),
The interrelation of chemical action and heat.

thermochemistry

/ther·mo·chem·is·try/ (-kem´is-tre) the aspect of physical chemistry dealing with heat changes that accompany chemical reactions.

thermochemistry

[-kem′istrē]
Etymology: Gk, thermē, heat, chemia, alchemy
a branch of chemistry that is concerned with the heat changes involved in chemical reactions.

ther·mo·chem·is·try

(thĕr'mō-kem'is-trē)
The interrelation of chemical action and heat.

thermochemistry

the aspect of physical chemistry dealing with temperature changes that accompany chemical reactions.
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