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Pronunciation:  `krIow'jeniks

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the branch of physics that studies the phenomena that occur at very low temperatures

CRYOGENICS is a 10 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: cryogeny
 See Also: natural philosophy, physical science, physics



Biology Dictionary
 Definition: The science of freezing at very low temperatures.
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