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kinet'ic the'ory of heat'



Physics.
a theory that the temperature of a body is determined by the average kinetic energy of its particles and that an inflow of heat increases this energy.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

kinetic theory of gaseskinetic theory of matter
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