Darcy's law

noun
Dar·cy's law | \ˈdärsēz-\

Definition of Darcy's law 

: a statement in fluid dynamics: the velocity of flow of a liquid through a porous medium due to difference in pressure is proportional to the pressure gradient in the direction of flow

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History and Etymology for Darcy's law

after H.P.G. Darcy, its formulator

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