change of state

[1] Rearrangement of the molecular structure of matter as it changes between any two of the three physical states: solid, liquid, or gas
[2] Condition in which a substance changes from a solid to a liquid or a liquid to a gas due to addition of heat. Or, the reverse, in which a substance changes from a gas to a liquid, or a liquid to a solid, due to removal of heat.

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  • change of state — noun the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics • Hypernyms: ↑change • Hyponyms: ↑aeration, ↑passage, ↑transition, ↑meddling, ↑tampering, ↑transfer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • change of state — būsenos kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. change of state vok. Zustandsänderung, f rus. изменение состояния, n pranc. changement d’état, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • change of state — būsenos pokytis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. change of state vok. Zustandsänderung, f rus. изменение состояния, n pranc. changement d’état, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • change of state — noun Any change of a substance from one physical state (solid, liquid or gas) to another …   Wiktionary

  • change of state — noun Physical Chemistry the conversion of a substance from one of the physical states of matter (solid, liquid, or gas) into another …   Australian English dictionary

  • adiabatic change of state — adiabatinis būsenos kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. adiabatic change of state vok. adiabatische Umwandlung, f; adiabatische Zustandsänderung, f rus. адиабатическое изменение состояния, n pranc. changement adiabatique d’état,… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • adiabatic change of state — adiabatinis būsenos pokytis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. adiabatic change of state vok. adiabatische Umwandlung, f; adiabatische Zustandsänderung, f rus. адиабатическое изменение состояния, n pranc. changement adiabatique d’état,… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • isochoric change of state — izochorinis būsenos kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. isochoric change of state vok. isochore Zustandsänderung, f rus. изохорическое изменение состояния, n pranc. changement isochorique d’état, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • isothermal change of state — izoterminis būsenos kitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. isothermal change of state vok. isotherme Zustandsänderung, f rus. изотермическое изменение состояния, n pranc. changement isotherme d’état, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • isothermal change of state — izoterminis būsenos pokytis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. isothermal change of state vok. isotherme Zustandsänderung, f rus. изотермическое изменение состояния, n pranc. changement isotherme d’état, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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