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phase

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199587438
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191752308
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1. In thermodynamics, a substance can exist as a solid, liquid, or vapour, each of which is termed a phase.

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Subjects: Mechanical Engineering

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