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A dictionary of physics.

Author: John Daintith; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Contains over 3,800 entries covering all commonly encountered physics terms and concepts, as well as terms from the related fields of astronomy, astrophysics, and physical chemistry. Includes 200 new entries and expanded coverage in areas including applied physics, statistical distributions, polymers, and nanoscience. Provides in-depth analysis of key topics such as crystal defects, magnetic resonance imaging, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Electronic books
Dictionaries
Woordenboeken (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dictionary of physics.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
(DLC) 2009497211
(OCoLC)244417456
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Daintith; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780199560011 0199560013 9780191726798 0191726796
Language Note: English.
OCLC Number: 319491637
Notes: Previous edition: 2005.
Edited by John Daintith.
Description: 1 online resource (616 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: PREFACE; DICTIONARY; APPENDICES
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: Physics
Oxford dictionary of physics

Abstract:

Containing more than 3,800 entries, including extended feature entries and biographies of key scientists, this authoritative A-Z covers all the commonly encountered terms and concepts in physics.  Read more...
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