Entropie

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Etymology[edit]

Coined in 1865 by Rudolph Clausius, from Ancient Greek ἐντροπία (entropía, a turning towards), from ἐν (en, in) + τροπή (tropḗ, a turning).

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Entropie f (genitive Entropie, plural Entropien)

  1. entropy
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Rudolf Clausius to this entry?)

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