Meaning of eutectic


Pronunciation: (y-tek'tik), [key]
— Physical Chem. Physical Chem.
  1. of greatest fusibility: said of an alloy or mixture whose melting point is lower than that of any other alloy or mixture of the same ingredients.
  2. noting or pertaining to such a mixture or its properties: a eutectic melting point.
  1. a eutectic substance.
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