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 (ăd′ē-ə-băt′ĭk, ā′dī-ə-)
Of, relating to, or being a reversible thermodynamic process that occurs without gain or loss of heat and without a change in entropy.

[From Greek adiabatos, impassable : a-, not; see a-1 + diabatos, passable (dia-, dia- + batos, passable, from bainein, to go; see gwā- in Indo-European roots).]

ad′i·a·bat′i·cal·ly adv.


in an adiabetic manner
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It requires two reforming stages that are both operated adiabatically so that the system can be kept simple and compact.
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