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1. physics

noun. ['ˈfɪzɪks'] the science of matter and energy and their interactions.

Synonyms

  • electronics
  • natural philosophy
  • astronautics
  • electrostatics
  • cryogenics
  • nuclear physics
  • high-energy physics
  • solid-state physics
  • thermodynamics
  • crystallography
  • natural science
  • electromagnetics
  • biophysics
  • mechanics
  • statistical mechanics
  • high energy physics
  • quantum physics
  • electromagnetism
  • astronomy
  • particle physics
  • atomic physics
  • cryogeny
  • optics
  • aeronautics
  • uranology
  • plasma physics
  • nucleonics

Etymology

  • φυσικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • φύσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Plasma Physics

  • astrophysics
  • metaphysics

2. physics

noun. ['ˈfɪzɪks'] the physical properties, phenomena, and laws of something.

Synonyms

  • physical science
  • natural science

Etymology

  • φυσικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • φύσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. plasma

noun. ['ˈplæzmə'] the colorless watery fluid of the blood and lymph that contains no cells, but in which the blood cells (erythrocytes, leukocytes, and thrombocytes) are suspended.

Synonyms

  • blood plasma
  • human gamma globulin
  • plasm
  • gamma globulin
  • plasma protein
  • ECF

Antonyms

  • liquid
  • imperfection
  • unskillfulness
  • nonexistence

Etymology

  • πλάσμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • πλάσσω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. plasma

noun. ['ˈplæzmə'] (physical chemistry) a fourth state of matter distinct from solid or liquid or gas and present in stars and fusion reactors; a gas becomes a plasma when it is heated until the atoms lose all their electrons, leaving a highly electrified collection of nuclei and free electrons.

Synonyms

  • interplanetary gas
  • state

Antonyms

  • action
  • inactiveness
  • unemployment

Etymology

  • πλάσμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • πλάσσω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. plasma

noun. ['ˈplæzmə'] a green slightly translucent variety of chalcedony used as a gemstone.

Synonyms

  • chalcedony

Antonyms

  • separation
  • motion

Etymology

  • πλάσμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • πλάσσω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

Sentences with plasma-physics


1. Noun Phrase
Aeronautical degree candidates will study fluid and orbital mechanics, turbomachinery, materials, combustion, flight vehicle control, plasma physics and structural analysis, design and dynamics.

2. Noun Phrase
Loeb didn't become a Harvard department chair by spinning unlikely alien theories – he holds a Ph.D. in plasma physics and has authored nearly 700 research articles, plus four books, according to his Harvard University bio.

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