[nairnst, nurnst; German nernst] /nɛərnst, nɜrnst; German nɛrnst/
[vahl-tuh r her-mahn] /ˈvɑl tər ˈhɛr mɑn/ (Show IPA), 1864–1941, German physicist and chemist: Nobel Prize in chemistry 1920.
Walther Hermann (ˈvaltər ˈhɛrman). 1864–1941, German physical chemist who formulated the third law of thermodynamics: Nobel prize for chemistry 1920
- Nernst heat theorem
/nɛənst/ noun 1. the principle that reactions in crystalline solids involve changes in entropy that tend to zero as the temperature approaches absolute zero See law of thermodynamics (sense 1)
[neer-oh] /ˈnɪər oʊ/ noun 1. (Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus) (“Nero Claudius Caesar Drusus Germanicus”) a.d. 37–68, emperor of Rome 54–68, known for his cruelty and depravity. 2. a male given name. /ˈnɪərəʊ/ noun 1. full name Nero Claudius Caesar Drusus Germanicus; original name Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus. 37–68 ad, Roman emperor (54–68). He became notorious for his […]
[neer-awl, -ol, ner-] /ˈnɪər ɔl, -ɒl, ˈnɛr-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, liquid, unsaturated alcohol, C 1 0 H 1 8 O, an isomeric form of geraniol occurring in , used in perfumery.
[ner-uh-lee, neer-] /ˈnɛr ə li, ˈnɪər-/ noun 1. a brown essential oil derived from the flowers of the orange tree, Citrus aurantium, used in the manufacture of perfumes. /ˈnɪərəlɪ/ noun 1. a brown oil distilled from the flowers of various orange trees, esp the Seville orange: used in perfumery