Definition of cricondentherm in English:

cricondentherm

noun

Chemistry
  • The maximum temperature at which two phases of a substance (for example liquid and vapour) can coexist.

Origin

1930s. From cri- + conden- + -therm. Compare later cricondenbar.

Pronunciation

cricondentherm

/krɪˈkɒndənˌθəːm/