Eutectic



[yoo-tek-tik] /yuˈtɛk tɪk/ Physical Chemistry

adjective
1.
of greatest fusibility: said of an alloy or mixture whose melting point is lower than that of any other alloy or mixture of the same ingredients.
2.
noting or pertaining to such a mixture or its properties:
a eutectic melting point.
noun
3.
a eutectic substance.
/juːˈtɛktɪk/
adjective
1.
(of a mixture of substances, esp an alloy) having the lowest freezing point of all possible mixtures of the substances
2.
concerned with or suitable for the formation of eutectic mixtures
noun
3.
a eutectic mixture
4.
the temperature on a phase diagram at which a eutectic mixture forms
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