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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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28 words

Ratio of the heat supplied to an object to the rise in its temperature. It is measured in joules/kelvin. See ...

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Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2 ed.)

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2008
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Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
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symbol: C; the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a body or a system by 1 ...

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