Heat weight


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Heat weight (Mech) the product of any quantity of heat by the mechanical equivalent of heat divided by the absolute temperature; -- called also thermodynamic function, and entropy.
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In literature:

Here heat, weight, and water fixed me in a stratum of materials that had accumulated below and above me.
"Wild Life on the Rockies" by Enos A. Mills
With relief, he shifted his weight to the lower foot, and as he did a wave of heat enveloped his legs.
"Insidekick" by Jesse Franklin Bone
The calculated heat production, however, is in each case based upon the weight without clothes.
"Food in War Time" by Graham Lusk
The day did not now appear of so appalling a heat and the weight of the things to be done was less heavy upon her.
"The Duchess of Wrexe" by Hugh Walpole
The deep sands, the tropic heat, the weight of their arms and armor were almost unendurable.
"The Spanish Pioneers" by Charles F. Lummis
There was a great dim pressure, a stifling heat, a whispering of silks, a weight of toilet-perfumes.
"Lafcadio Hearn" by Nina H. Kennard
It is only the heat that makes me pant; not your weight.
"Bee and Butterfly" by Lucy Foster Madison
Built of white horse-hair mounted upon linen, its heat and weight were fearful.
"Life on the Stage" by Clara Morris
But the heat cannot lift the weight and still continue heat; this is the peculiarity of the modern view of the matter.
"The Glaciers of the Alps" by John Tyndall
Moisture is determined by noting the loss in weight when a sample is heated at 100 deg.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 3" by Various

In poetry:

Enough to snuff the quick
Of her small heat out, but before the weight
Of stones and hills of stones could break
Her down to mere quartz grit n that stony light
She turned back.
"Hardcastle Crags" by Sylvia Plath

In news:

With a spatula, place a sandwich into the heated pan and weight it with a second heavy pan or a steak weight.
Six years ago, in the heat of a terrible argument, I told my wife she had a "fat butt" and she said: "Well, I can lose the weight, but you are a lousy kisser and nothing can fix that".
But in this case, the fact that the heat pump had to sit on consumers' roofs limited its size and weight.
MHM's aluminum honeycomb platens, available from Hirsch Int'l (www.hic.us), are engineered for light weight and to offer durability and effective heat dissipation.
Were it not for the fusion-powered heat and radiation rushing from their cores, stars would collapse under their own weight.
Charles Barkley joined "The Dan Patrick Show" to talk about his impressive weight loss, the Miami Heat and how he's trying his hand at playing golf left-handed.
When buying a roasting pan, choose a shallow, heavy-weight pan with good heat conducting qualities.
Dogs who have heart conditions, difficulty breathing, are over-weight or suffer from over-heating, may not be cut out for a daily run .
Although many people shy away from iron skillets because of their weight, they conduct heat beautifully, and go from stovetop to oven with no problem.
After snow has fallen, the name for it picks up additional qualifiers as it begins to settle or drift, as heat and cold and wind and moisture and the snow 's own weight begin to make their influence felt.
The lighter-weight glass-faced acrylic windshields for both aircraft will be heated, meet requirements to resist strike by a two-pound bird at 200 knots and have an anti-static coating.
In theory, the process of employing heat, steam and an iota of pressure to remove wrinkles from fabric with the repetitive movement of a weighted tool across said fabric, is an easy one.

In science:

The weight eS (E )−βE has a single maximum in mono-phases, and at phase-separation it is bimodal, where it has at least two sharp maxima separated by the latent heat with a minimum in between (convexity). (4) ”Extensivity of the entropy is already incorporated in Boltzmann–Planck’s principle S = k ln W ”.
"Qualms" from Lavenda, cond-mat/0311270
Unfortunately, although the eigenvalues of the heat kernel grow quadratically with the representation weight, these states are still not normalizable because the Hilbert space is not separable, or in other words, the SNWF’s are labelled by the continuous parameter γ .
Semiclassical analysis of the Loop Quantum Gravity volume operator: I. Flux Coherent States
The heat maps in Figure 2 show the percent improvement over hard threshold when using kernel K6 defined in (21) to generate the weights wk .
Local likelihood estimation of local parameters for nonstationary random fields
One could enhance the analogy even more by taking the heat kernel action for the magnetic plaquettes, so the world-sheets would be generated with the same weights.
Large N Gauge Theory -- Expansions and Transitions
One clear deficiency of the hydrodynamical simulations that have been used to relate virial mass to emission-weighted X-ray temperature is the lack of any heating of the intracluster gas by supernovae.
Measuring Omega_0 using cluster evolution