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spe·cif·ic heat

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. specific heat(noun)

    the heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance one degree centigrade

Wiktionary

  1. specific heat(Noun)

    the ratio of the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of a unit mass of substance by a unit degree to the amount of heat needed to raise that of the same mass of water by the same amount

  2. specific heat(Noun)

    the amount of heat, in calories, needed to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree Celsius

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of specific heat in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of specific heat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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