a graph for the analysis of adiabatic processes.
occurring without gain or loss of heat (opposed to ): an adiabatic process. adjective (of a thermodynamic process) taking place without loss or gain of heat noun a curve or surface on a graph representing the changes in two or more characteristics (such as pressure and volume) of a system undergoing an adiabatic process adj. […]
(of a medium) not capable of transmitting actinic rays. adjective (physics) denoting a substance that does not transmit radiation affecting photochemically sensitive materials, such as a safelight in a photographic darkroom
the inability to perform rapidly alternating muscular movements, as flexion and extension.
the inability to perform rapidly alternating muscular movements, as flexion and extension. adiadochokinesis a·di·a·do·cho·ki·ne·sis (ə-dī’ə-dō’kō-kĭ-nē’sĭs, -kī-, ād’ē-ād’ə-kō-) n. Inability to perform rapid alternating movements.
absence or reduction of perspiration. adiaphoresis a·di·a·pho·re·sis (ā-dī’ə-fə-rē’sĭs) n. See anhidrosis. a·di’a·pho·ret’ic (-rět’ik) adj.