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equation of state
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noun
,
Physics.
1.
an equation relating the temperature, pressure, and volume of a given thermodynamic system.
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Also called
characteristic equation
.
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equation of state
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The only form of matter in this universe that has this type of
equation of state
is quantum vacuum energy.
Only with an accurate
equation of state
can the full hydrodynamics of the phase transition be modeled.
As a result, the
equation of state
of the mixture was obtained.
British Dictionary definitions for
equation of state
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equation of state
noun
1.
any equation that expresses the relationship between the temperature, pressure, and volume of a substance
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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