diathermic


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

diathermic

[¦dī·ə¦thər·mik]
(physics)
References in periodicals archive ?
The solvent is boiled by means of a peripheral heating jacket filled with diathermic oil that is heated by an electrical element.
Don then gave Kelly's mattress the company's diathermic heat treatment, covering the bed in a special tent and heating it to get rid of dust mites, fungi and bacteria before vacuuming it again.
Extractable heaters for easy maintenance and refilling of diathermic oil are standard.