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specific heat
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
The ratio of the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a substance 1 degree Celsius to the heat required to raise the temperature of an equal mass of water 1 degree Celsius.
Definition Source
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Broader Term
thermal properties
Related Term
heat
Spanish
calor específico
Term Number
44781