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Wed December 05, 2012 By: Divyansh
 

What are Adiabatic Wall,Diathermic wall,Thermal wall,Diadiabatic wall?

Expert Reply
Thu December 06, 2012
A diathermal or diabatic wall is one that heat can pass through. It is made from a thermal conductor. It is essentially a thermal wall.

An adiabatic wall is one that heat cannot pass through. It is made from a thermal insulator.
 
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