adiabatic compression


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adiabatic compression

[¦ad·ē·ə¦bad·ik kəm′presh·ən]
(thermodynamics)
A reduction in volume of a substance without heat flow, in or out.
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Typical SHPB results for PC under adiabatic compression are presented in Fig.
7 KW is needed at adiabatic compression and it is heated to 64C.
1 indicate the different ways of compression: the slow and isothermal compression (1) in comparison to the fast and adiabatic compression (2).

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