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endothermic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Endothermic  \En`do*ther"mic\,  a.  [Pref.  endo-  +  thermic.] 
  (Chem.) 
  Designating,  or  pert.  to  a  reaction  which  occurs  with 
  absorption  of  heat;  formed  by  such  a  reaction;  as  an 
  endothermic  substance;  --  opposed  to  {exothermic}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  endothermic 
  adj  :  (of  a  chemical  reaction  or  compound)  occurring  or  formed 
  with  absorption  of  heat  [syn:  {endothermal},  {heat-absorbing}] 
  [ant:  {exothermic}] 




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