Pascal's vases

plural noun

Definition of Pascal's vases

: a set of glass containers of various shapes that are used to demonstrate that gravity pressure at a given depth in a liquid is independent of the shape or size of the container

History and Etymology for Pascal's vases

after Blaise Pascal

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“Pascal's vases.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pascal%27s%20vases. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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