Definitions of entropy:
  • noun:   (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity representing the amount of energy in a system that is no longer available for doing mechanical work
    Example: "Entropy increases as matter and energy in the universe degrade to an ultimate state of inert uniformity"
  • noun:   (communication theory) a numerical measure of the uncertainty of an outcome

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