microcalorimetry etymology

English word microcalorimetry comes from English calorimetry, English micro- ((metric units) One millionth.. Very small.)

Detailed word origin of microcalorimetry

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
calorimetry English (eng) (physics) The science of measuring the heat absorbed or evolved during the course of a chemical reaction or change of state.. A wide headband that covers the ears, for wearing on cold days.
micro- English (eng) (metric units) One millionth.. Very small.
microcalorimetry English (eng) Calorimetry using a microcalorimeter.

Words with the same origin as microcalorimetry

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