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  Definition of S
  1. (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity representing the amount of energy in a system that is no longer available for doing mechanical work; "entropy increases as matter and energy in the universe degrade to an ultimate state of inert uniformity"
  2. the 19th letter of the Roman alphabet
  3. a unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of an ohm
  4. the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees
  5. an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)
  6. 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d''Unites
Similar Words: randomness, entropy, mho, siemens, reciprocal ohm, south, due south, sulfur, sulphur, atomic number 16, second, sec, s

 

Hyponyms: conformational entropy, brimstone, native sulfur, native sulphur, leap second

 

Substance Meronyms: sulfide, sulphide, vitriol, oil of vitriol, sulfuric acid, sulphuric acid

 

Part Meronyms: minute, min

 

Member Meronyms: Roman alphabet, Latin alphabet

 

Derivational Morphology: sulphur, sulfur

 

 
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