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synonyms for entropy

  • breakup
  • collapse
  • decay
  • decline
  • degeneration
  • destruction
  • worsening
  • falling apart
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antonyms for entropy

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  • improvement
  • increase
  • rise
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How to use entropy in a sentence

In Tenet, he does this with time and entropy, proposing a world in which humans have figured out how to reverse the natural process of decline and move backward.
THE ANCIENT PALINDROME THAT EXPLAINS CHRISTOPHER NOLAN’S TENETALISSA WILKINSONSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
If the entropy of the rubber’s molecular configuration decreases, then the entropy must increase elsewhere.
THE SHAPE-SHIFTING SQUEEZE COOLERSMARCUS WOOAUGUST 24, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
While entropy is related to a system’s disorder, it’s more precisely described as a measure of the number of configurations a system can have.
THE SHAPE-SHIFTING SQUEEZE COOLERSMARCUS WOOAUGUST 24, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
According to the second law of thermodynamics, the total entropy of a closed system must increase, or at least remain constant.
THE SHAPE-SHIFTING SQUEEZE COOLERSMARCUS WOOAUGUST 24, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
In a piece of rubber like Gough’s, the increase in entropy happens in the vibrational motion of the molecules.
THE SHAPE-SHIFTING SQUEEZE COOLERSMARCUS WOOAUGUST 24, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
From a physics perspective, if you define the arrow of time to be the direction of increasing entropy, once you reach the heat death, the arrow of time ceases to exist.
THIS COSMOLOGIST KNOWS HOW IT’S ALL GOING TO ENDDAN FALKJUNE 22, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
The summation is defined as the increase in entropy between the initial and the final states.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
All organic life and movement must cease when this maximum of entropy has been reached.
THE RIDDLE OF THE UNIVERSE AT THE CLOSE OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURYERNST HAECKEL
The reader is therefore warned that the proper way to say it is, "the entropy of the universe tends to a maximum."
MAJOR PROPHETS OF TO-DAYEDWIN E. SLOSSON
Mirrors of anti-entropy shifted, assumed different angles, and the Invincible sheered off.
EMPIRECLIFFORD DONALD SIMAK
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WORDS RELATED TO ENTROPY

  • anarchy
  • ataxia
  • bedlam
  • clutter
  • disarray
  • discord
  • disorder
  • disorganization
  • entropy
  • free-for-all
  • holy mess
  • lawlessness
  • misrule
  • mix-up
  • mobocracy
  • muddle
  • pandemonium
  • rat's nest
  • snarl
  • topsy-turviness
  • tumult
  • turmoil
  • unruliness
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