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eutectic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eutectic  \Eu*tec"tic\,  a.  [Gr.  e'y`thktos  easily  melted;  e'y^ 
  well  +  th`kein  to  melt.]  (Physics) 
  Of  maximum  fusibility;  --  said  of  an  alloy  or  mixture  which 
  has  the  lowest  melting  point  which  it  is  possible  to  obtain 
  by  the  combination  of  the  given  components. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  eutectic 
  n  :  a  mixture  of  substances  having  a  minimum  melting  point 




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