(Q104837)

English

phase

region of space (a thermodynamic system), throughout which all physical properties of a material are essentially uniform; region of material that is chemically uniform, physically distinct, (often) mechanically separable

  • phase of matter

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Two immiscible liquids, water and cooking oil, form separate phases when combined. (English)
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Water and ice.jpg
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Water in solid (ice) and liquid phases. In addition, some water is present in the gaseous phase above (air). (English)
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