January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2172
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A definition of the term "thermochemistry" is presented. "Thermo" means "heat" and "chemistry" is the science that deals with the composition and properties of substances, and with the reactions by which substances are produced from or converted into other substances. The term "thermochemistry" refers to the branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of heat and chemical reactions.


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