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Descriptor English: Thermodynamics
Descriptor Spanish: Termodinámica
Descriptor Portuguese: Termodinâmica
Descriptor French: Thermodynamique
Entry term(s): Thermodynamic
Tree number(s): G01.906
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013816
Scope note: A rigorously mathematical analysis of energy relationships (heat, work, temperature, and equilibrium). It describes systems whose states are determined by thermal parameters, such as temperature, in addition to mechanical and electromagnetic parameters. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed)
DeCS ID: 14193
Unique ID: D013816
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Thermodynamics - Preferred
Concept UI M0021301
Scope note A rigorously mathematical analysis of energy relationships (heat, work, temperature, and equilibrium). It describes systems whose states are determined by thermal parameters, such as temperature, in addition to mechanical and electromagnetic parameters. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed)
Preferred term Thermodynamics
Entry term(s) Thermodynamic



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