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critical constant

noun, Physics.
1.
any of three constants associated with the critical point of a pure element or compound.
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Examples for critical constant
  • The formulas for the smallest volume and the corresponding critical constant are derived.
  • Abiding goodwill and friendship among our people is indeed a critical constant of the success of our common efforts.

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