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peritectic point[¦per·ə¦tek·tik ‚pȯint]
In a binary two-phase heteroazeotropic system at constant pressure, that point up to which the boiling point has remained constant until one of the phases has boiled away.
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This peritectic point
was observed at 865[degrees]C by  and at 855[degrees]C by , so the peak at 856[degrees]C in Figure 1 was associated with the incongruent melting of the samples.