Glossary of Terms for Phase Equilibria Diagrams

A B C D E G H I J L M P S T V

Alkemade TheoremIsofract
Alkemade LineIsopleth
Boundary Line (Curve)Isoplethal Study
Components (of a System)Isotherm
Composition TetrahedronIsothermal Study
Composition TriangleJoin
Condensed SystemLe Chatelier's Theorem
Congruent Melting PointLever Rule
Conjugate PhaseLiquidus
ConodeMetastable Phase
Critical PressureMonotropic Forms
Critical TemperaturePeritectic Point
Degrees of FreedomPeritectoid
DevitrificationPhase
Enantiotropic FormsPhase Rule
EquilibriumPiercing Point
EutecticPolymorphism
EutectoidPrimary Phase
GlassPrimary Phase Region
Heterogeneous EquilibriumPseudo System
Homogeneous EquilibriumSolid Solution
Incongruent Melting PointSolidus
Indifferent PointSubsystem
Invariant PointSystem
Inversion PointTie Line (or Conode)
IsobarVariance

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