adiathermancy


adiathermancy
\\|aˌdīəˈthərmənsē\ noun (-es)
Etymology: a- (II) + diathermancy
: imperviousness to infrared radiation

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adiatherˈmancy noun
Impermeability to radiant heat (also atherˈmancy)
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Main Entry:adiathermic

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  • adiathermancy — Impermeability to heat. [G. dia thermaino, to warm through, fr. a priv. + dia, through, + therme, heat] * * * adi·a·ther·man·cy (a di″ə thurґmən se) [a 1 + dia + thermansis heating] the condition of being impervious to heat waves …   Medical dictionary

  • adiathermancy — adi·a·ther·man·cy …   English syllables

  • adiathermancy — /ˌædiəˈθɜmənsi/ (say .adeeuh thermuhnsee) noun inability to transmit heat. {a 6 + diathermancy} –adiathermanous, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • Heat — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Heat >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 heat heat caloric Sgm: N 1 temperature temperature warmth fervor calidity Sgm: N 1 incalescence incalescence incandescence Sgm: N 1 glow glow …   English dictionary for students

  • adiathermic —   a. impervious to heat.    ♦ adiathermancy, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • непроницаемость для теплового потока — — [А.С.Гольдберг. Англо русский энергетический словарь. 2006 г.] Тематики энергетика в целом EN adiathermancy …   Справочник технического переводчика