cryogenics


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cry·o·gen·ics

 (krī′ə-jĕn′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
The production of low temperatures or the study of low-temperature phenomena. Also called cryogeny.

cryogenics

(ˌkraɪəˈdʒɛnɪks)
n
(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the branch of physics concerned with the production of very low temperatures and the phenomena occurring at these temperatures
ˌcryoˈgenic adj
ˌcryoˈgenically adv

cry•o•gen•ics

(ˌkraɪ əˈdʒɛn ɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the scientific study of extremely low temperatures.
[1955–60]

cry·o·gen·ics

(krī′ə-jĕn′ĭks)
The branch of physics that studies how matter behaves at very low temperatures.

cryogenics

the branch of physics that studies the production and effects of very low temperatures. — cryogenic, adj.
See also: Cold
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cryogenics - the branch of physics that studies the phenomena that occur at very low temperatures
absolute zero - (cryogenics) the lowest temperature theoretically attainable (at which the kinetic energy of atoms and molecules is minimal); 0 Kelvin or -273.15 centigrade or -459.67 Fahrenheit
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
Translations

cryogenics

[ˌkraɪəˈdʒenɪks] Ncriogenia f

cryogenics

[ˌkraɪəʊˈdʒɛnɪks] ncryogénie f
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