Gibbs function (ɡɪbz) | |
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Compare Helmholtz function G, F, Gibbs free energy, Also called: free enthalpy a thermodynamic property of a system equal to the difference between its enthalpy and the product of its temperature and its entropy. It is usually measured in joules | |
[C19: named after Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839--1903), US physicist and mathematician] |
Gibbs free energy
See free energy. |