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thermodynamics
American English: /ˌθərmoʊdaɪˈnæmɪks/
British English: /ˌθəːmə(ʊ)dʌɪˈnamɪks/

Translation of thermodynamics in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • (+ singular verb)
    Example sentences
    • He spends much of his book providing us with a brief history of energy and discussions about energy issues such as thermodynamics and electromagnetism.
    • He taught thermodynamics and statistical mechanics in a very elegant fashion.
    • In particular, Hawking was gaining a renewed interest in a field called thermodynamics, developed by Lord Kelvin and others in the nineteenth century.

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