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French Physics Vocabulary

French Physics Vocabulary

Lexique de la physique

On this page you’ll find a complete list of French physics vocabulary including words such as phyics (la physique), la force (force), la gravité (gravity) and la friction (friction). The list also includes a list of various areas of physics such as la physique théorique (theoretical physics).

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  • la physique physics
  • la nature nature
  • la chaleur heat
  • la force force
  • l’accélération acceleration
  • la gravité/le pesanteur gravity
  • la température temperature
  • radiation électromagnétique electromagnetic
  • le magnétisme magnetism
  • le champ magnétique magnetic field
  • La loi de Faraday Faraday’s law
  • le courant continu DC power
  • la physique nucléaire nuclear physics
  • la fission fission
  • la physique appliquée applied physics
  • la physique moléculaire molecular physics
  • la science naturelle natural science
  • le mouvement motion
  • l’électricité electricity
  • le vecteur vector
  • l’elan/quantité de mouvement momentum
  • le transfert d’énergie energy transfer
  • la lumière light
  • la réverbération reflection
  • le conducteur conductor
  • le courent current
  • La loi de Coulomb Coulomb’s law
  • le courant alternatif AC power
  • la physique quantique quantum physics
  • la fusion fusion
  • la physique chimique chemical physics
  • le professeur de physique-chimie physics teacher
  • Aristote Aristotle
  • la thermodynamique thermodynam
  • la mécanique mechanics
  • la vélocité velocity
  • la friction friction
  • la croissance expansion
  • l’optique optics
  • la réfraction refraction
  • le champ electrique electric field
  • la résistance resistance
  • l’aiment (m) magnet
  • la physique moderne modern physics
  • la radioactivité radioactivity
  • la physique des semi-conducteurs semiconductor physics
  • la physique classique classical physics
  • la physique théorique theoretical physics

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