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nonthermal

(ˌnɒnˈθɜːməl)
adj
(General Physics) not producing or involving thermal energy
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Adj.1.nonthermal - not involving heat; "nonthermal luminescence"
caloric, thermal, thermic - relating to or associated with heat; "thermal movements of molecules"; "thermal capacity"; "thermic energy"; "the caloric effect of sunlight"
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Weight losses for boron-pretreated samples subjected to thermal modification tended to be similar to those found for the nonthermally modified blocks, suggesting that the process had no negative effects on boron performance.
The growth of nonthermally and minimally heat-processed foods has been facilitated by the evolution of HACCP, nonthermal processing technologies, and hurdles for controlling, inactivating and inhibiting pathogens and spoilage microbes.
is said to provide a high-performance alternative to the nonthermally conductive plastics that are currently used in heat-sensitive locations.