As,the words Diathermic and adiabatic are generally used in thermodynamics for explaining about the behavior of the system with the surroundings.Therefore,In this article, I am going to explain about the difference between Diathermic and adiabatic substances in a detailed manner.
Diathermic substances are those substances which allow heat to pass through them.
- Any good conductor of heat is an example of diathermic substances.
- Ex:Copper,Silver,Steel etc.
Adiabatic substances are those substances which do not allow heat to pass through them.
Ex:Any Insulator,glass,wool,asbestos,cork etc.
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