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Definition of Thermal energy

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heat energy
Thermal energy Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
The energy emitted from the fireball as thermal radiation. The total amount of thermal energy received per unit area at a specified distance from a nuclear explosion is generally expressed in terms of calories per square centimeter.
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Thermal energy Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
General Chemistry Glossary
energy an object possesses by virtue of its temperature. For example, 1 g of water at 15°C has 4.184 J more energy than 1 g of water at 14°C.
Thermal energy Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
In thermodynamics, thermal energy refers to the internal energy present in a system by virtue of its temperature. The average translational kinetic energy possessed by free particles in a system of free particles in thermodynamic equilibrium (as measured in the frame of reference of the center of mass of that system) may also be referred to as the thermal energy per particle.

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