Definition of mechanocaloric in English:

mechanocaloric

adjective

Physics
  • Designating a phenomenon by which a linear flow of superfluid liquid helium (helium II) generates a difference in temperature between its ends.

Origin

1930s.

Pronunciation

mechanocaloric

/ˌmɛkənə(ʊ)kaˈlɒrɪk/ /ˌmɛkənə(ʊ)kəˈlɒrɪk/ /ˌmɛkənə(ʊ)ˈkalərɪk/