Isopiestic - definition of isopiestic by The Free Dictionary
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i·so·pi·es·tic (ī′sō-pī-ĕs′tĭk, -pē-)
Marked by or indicating equal pressure; isobaric.
(Physical Geography) a line on a map connecting places with equal ground water pressure
[C19: from iso- + Greek piestos compressible, from piezein to press]
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They used the isopiestic
method, one of the most accurate methods for determining solubility.
where [C.sub.p] is the isopiestic
specific heat and b is a constant.
The state of water hydrating counter-ions of the -[SO.sub.3] H functional group in a cation-exchange membrane (sulfonated PE) of low water content has been quantitatively and qualitatively evaluated by the isopiestic
equilibrium and dielectric methods at 293 K (12).