phase transition

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  • noun

Synonyms for phase transition

a change from one state (solid or liquid or gas) to another without a change in chemical composition

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In a first order phase transition, the state of the rearrangement happens, which means that there involves an irregularity at the critical point.
66]Dy displaying first order phase transition from sphericity to axial symmetric deformed U(S)-SU(3).
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