follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

Maxwell-Boltzmann statistics

[maks-wel bawlts-mahn, -muh n, -wuh l] /ˈmæks wɛl ˈbɔlts mɑn, -mən, -wəl/
noun, Physics.
1.
statistics for classical physics, based on the assumption that in a given physical system consisting of indistinguishable particles and regions, all possible arrangements of the particles in the various regions have equal probability.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; after J. C. Maxwell and Ludwig Boltzmann
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Maxwell-Boltzmann statistics

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Maxwell

19
22
Scrabble Words With Friends