Definition of rheopectic in US English:

rheopectic

adjective

Chemistry Physics
  • Of a sol: exhibiting the property of rheopexy.

Origin

1930s. From rheo- + pect- + -ic. Compare rheopexy, and also pectic.

Pronunciation

rheopectic

/ˌriːə(ʊ)ˈpɛktɪk/