Mariotte's law

Mariotte's law

[mar-ee-ots, mar-ee-ots]
noun Thermodynamics.

Origin:
1895–1900; named after Edme Mariotte (died 1684), French physicist

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mariotte's law

noun
the pressure of an ideal gas at constant temperature varies inversely with the volume [syn: Boyle's law
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