exothermic

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exothermic

, exothermal
(of a chemical reaction or compound) occurring or formed with the evolution of heat

exothermic

[¦ek·sō′thər·mik]
(physics)
Indicating liberation of heat. Also known as exoergic.

exothermic

Said of a reaction that occurs with the evolution of heat.
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This is to be expected since turmeric interacts exothermically with Latex 7, indicating the interaction is thermodynamically more favorable.
Drossing Fluxes--Drossing fluxes, which are based on salt blends of chlorides, simple and double fluorides, and oxidizing compounds, are able to react exothermically, generating heat and improving flux wettability.