conservation of mass love

Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

conservation of mass

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A principle in classical physics stating that the total mass of an isolated system is unchanged by interaction of its parts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A conservation law of classical physics that states that the total mass of a closed system remains constant regardless of the chemical or physical changes that take place within it.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a fundamental principle of classical physics that matter cannot be created or destroyed in an isolated system

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.