Skip to Content

thermolysis

Pronunciation: ther-mol'i-sis

Definition:

  1. Loss of body heat by evaporation, radiation, etc.
  2. Chemical decomposition by heat.

[thermo- + G. lysis, dissolution]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide