heat of combustion
heat of combustion definition by American Heritage Dictionary
nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The amount of heat released per unit mass or unit volume of a substance when the substance is completely burned.
heat of combustion - Science Definition
The amount of heat released when one mole of a substance is completely oxidized.