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Areas of physical science and relating to areas of physical science

aerodynamics

noun

the qualities that allow a airplane, car, etc. to move through the air in a smooth and fast way

astrophysicist

noun

someone who studies astrophysics

astrophysics

noun

the scientific study of the physical and chemical structure of the stars, planets, and other objects in the universe

calorie

noun

a unit for measuring heat

dynamic

adjective

relating to the forces in nature that produce movement

dynamics

noun

the scientific study of movement

kinetic

adjective

relating to, caused by, or producing movement

mechanics

noun

the area of physics that deals with the forces such as gravity that affect all objects

Newtonian

adjective

connected with the work of the 17th century English scientist, Sir Isaac Newton, who discovered the law of gravity

particle physics

noun

the area of physics that deals with particles

physical

adjective

relating to physics

physics

noun

the science that deals with heat, light, and other forms of energy and how they affect objects

quantum theory

noun

the belief that energy is produced in units and that the size of these units can be calculated

theoretical

adjective

theoretical physics and chemistry deal with theories and calculations rather than experiments

thermal

adjective

relating to or caused by heat

thermodynamic

adjective

relating to the ways in which heat can be changed into other forms of energy

thermodynamics

noun

the science of the relationship between heat and other forms of energy

astrophysical

adjective

dynamically

adverb

thermally

adverb

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