1. heat of condensation heat liberated by a unit mass of gas at its boiling point as it condenses into a liquid
  2. condensation process of changing from a gas to a liquid or solid state
  3. law of continuation a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive a line as continuing its established direction
  4. bone of contention the subject of a dispute
  5. heat of dissociation the heat required for a fluid substance to break up into simpler constituents
  6. good continuation a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive a line as continuing its established direction
  7. condescending characteristic of those who treat others with arrogance
  8. heat of vaporisation heat absorbed by a unit mass of a material at its boiling point in order to convert the material into a gas at the same temperature
  9. contention the act of competing as for profit or a prize
  10. self-condemnation an admission that you have failed to do or be something you know you should do or be
  11. heat of solidification heat liberated by a unit mass of liquid at its freezing point when it solidifies
  12. heat of vaporization heat absorbed by a unit mass of a material at its boiling point in order to convert the material into a gas at the same temperature
  13. discontinuation the act of discontinuing or breaking off; an interruption
  14. haptic sensation a sensation localized on the skin
  15. touch sensation the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin
  16. compensation the act of making amends for service, loss, or injury
  17. demagnetisation the process of removing magnetization
  18. homogenisation the act of making something homogeneous or uniform in composition
  19. decolonisation the action of changing from colonial to independent status
  20. condonation a pardon by treating the offender as if the offense had not occurred

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