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1. conservation

noun. ['ˌkɑːnsɝˈveɪʃən'] an occurrence of improvement by virtue of preventing loss or injury or other change.

Synonyms

  • betterment
  • preservation
  • advance

Antonyms

  • retreat
  • fall back
  • regress
  • worsen

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Words that Rhyme with Conservation Of Mass

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  • class
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2. conservation

noun. ['ˌkɑːnsɝˈveɪʃən'] the preservation and careful management of the environment and of natural resources.

Synonyms

  • oil conservation
  • saving
  • conservancy
  • soil conservation
  • preservation

Antonyms

  • pleasure principle
  • reality principle
  • yang
  • yin

3. mass

noun. ['ˈmæs'] the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field.

Synonyms

  • critical mass
  • bulk
  • molecular weight
  • atomic mass
  • atomic weight
  • inertial mass
  • relativistic mass
  • relative atomic mass
  • relative molecular mass
  • mass deficiency
  • biomass
  • physical property
  • fundamental quantity
  • body
  • mass defect
  • rest mass
  • gravitational mass
  • mass energy

Antonyms

  • minimum
  • scarcity
  • empty
  • imperfect

Etymology

  • masse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæsse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. mass

noun. ['ˈmæs'] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent.

Synonyms

  • haymow
  • great deal
  • slew
  • passel
  • muckle
  • mess
  • stack
  • mountain
  • flock
  • wad
  • large indefinite amount
  • plenty
  • large indefinite quantity
  • tidy sum
  • deluge
  • mint
  • quite a little
  • batch
  • deal
  • flood
  • pot
  • mickle
  • raft
  • good deal
  • spate
  • lot
  • peck
  • hatful
  • inundation
  • torrent
  • heap
  • pile

Antonyms

  • imperceptibility
  • visibility
  • inelasticity
  • artifact

Etymology

  • masse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæsse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. mass

noun. ['ˈmæs'] an ill-structured collection of similar things (objects or people).

Synonyms

  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • logjam
  • shock
  • collection

Antonyms

  • bad luck
  • misfortune
  • good luck
  • success

Etymology

  • masse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæsse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. Mass

noun. (Roman Catholic Church and Protestant Churches) the celebration of the Eucharist.

Synonyms

  • religious ceremony
  • Requiem
  • Low Mass
  • religious ritual

Etymology

  • masse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. mass

noun. ['ˈmæs'] a body of matter without definite shape.

Synonyms

  • mush
  • faecalith
  • stercolith
  • pulp
  • mat
  • body
  • coprolith
  • drift

Antonyms

  • perceptibility
  • unmalleability
  • elasticity
  • malleability

Etymology

  • masse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæsse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. mass

noun. ['ˈmæs'] the common people generally.

Synonyms

  • temporalty
  • the great unwashed
  • grouping
  • audience
  • followers
  • people
  • masses
  • following
  • laity
  • multitude
  • hoi polloi

Antonyms

  • unite
  • cheer
  • euphemism
  • minor

Etymology

  • masse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæsse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. mass

noun. ['ˈmæs'] the property of something that is great in magnitude.

Synonyms

  • bulk
  • dollar volume
  • volume
  • magnitude

Antonyms

  • disorganize
  • refrain
  • take
  • ebbtide

Etymology

  • masse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæsse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. mass

verb. ['ˈmæs'] join together into a mass or collect or form a mass.

Synonyms

  • press
  • crowd

Antonyms

  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness

Etymology

  • masse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mæsse (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word conservation-of-mass


1. Noun Phrase
The discovery of the law of conservation of mass was made in 1789 by the French scientist Antoine Lavoisier; others had come up with the idea before, but Lavoisier was first to prove it.

2. Noun Phrase
One difficulty people can have with the law of conservation of mass is that the limits of your senses make some aspects of the law less intuitive.

3. Noun Phrase
At its core, as a chemistry concept, the law of conservation of mass is integral to understanding physical science, including physics.

4. Noun Phrase
This reflects the law of conservation of mass, which states that matter cannot be created or destroyed by a chemical reaction.

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