Maxwell-Boltzmann law

noun

Maxwell-Boltz·​mann law
: the principle involved in equipartition of energy

Word History

Etymology

after J. C. Maxwell and Ludwig Boltzmann †1906 Austrian physicist

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“Maxwell-Boltzmann law.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maxwell-Boltzmann%20law. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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