Gay–Lussac's law


Definition of Gay–Lussac's law

  1. 1 :  a statement in chemistry and physics: when two or more gaseous substances combine to form a gaseous compound the volume of the product is either equal to the sum of the volumes of the factors or is less than and bears a simple ratio to this sum —called also law of combining volumes — compare avogadro's law

  2. 2 :  charles' law

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Origin and Etymology of gay–lussac's law

after J. L. Gay-Lussac

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