En`do·ther'mic adjective [ Prefix endo- + thermic .] (Chemistry) Designating, or pert. to, a reaction which occurs with absorption of heat; formed by such a reaction; as, an endothermic substance; -- opposed to exothermi...
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Describes a chemical reaction that absorbs or requires energy (usually in the form of heat). ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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endothermal adjective (of a chemical reaction or compound) occurring or formed with absorption of heat
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(en″do-thur´mik) characterized or accompanied by the absorption of heat. pertaining to or characterized by endothermy. homeothermic.
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• (a.) Designating, or pert. to, a reaction which occurs with absorption of heat; formed by such a reaction; as, an endothermic substance; -- opposed to exothermic.
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endothermic 1. Describing an organism; such as, a mammal or bird, that maintains its body temperature at a stable level largely independent of (and typically higher than) the ambient temperature, primarily using generation of heat internal to the animal. 2. Heat absorbing; as, in a chemical reactio...
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In thermodynamics, the word endothermic ("within-heating") describes a process or reaction in which the system absorbs energy from the surroundings in the form of heat. It is a modern coinage formed from Greek roots (as is often the case with scientific terminology). The prefix endo- derives from t...
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A heat absorbing reaction or a reaction that requires heat.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: en′dō-thĕr′mik Definitions: 1. Denoting a chemical reaction during which heat (enthalpy) is absorbed.
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animals are those that can control their body temperature themselves. For example by metabolising food they can generate heat. This is most common in Mammals and birds.
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Describes processes that absorb heat energy.
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A reaction that gives off energy. The product is in a lower energy state than the reactants.
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an organism that's body temperature is regulated internally (birds and mammals)
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