free energy definition

  • noun:
    • A thermodynamic quantity that's the difference between the internal energy of something in addition to product of its absolute heat and entropy.
    • A thermodynamic amount that is the distinction between the enthalpy and product of absolute heat and entropy of something. Also known as Gibbs no-cost power.
    • The difference between the interior power of a method and item of the entropy and absolute heat
    • The Gibbs free power
    • (physics) a thermodynamic amount equivalent to the ability of a physical system doing work; the products of energy are joules or ergs

Related Sources

  • Quotes for "free energy"
    • "This revolution, the information revoultion, is…"
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "free energy"
77 votes

How would you define free energy?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!