macrophysics

macrophysics

[mak-ruh-fiz-iks]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the branch of physics that deals with physical objects large enough to be observed and treated directly.

Origin:
1905–10; macro- + physics

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macrophysics (ˌmækrəʊˈfɪzɪks)
 
n
(functioning as singular) the branch of physics concerned with macroscopic systems and objects

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