Staudinger equation

noun

Stau·​ding·​er equation
ˈs(h)tau̇diŋə(r)-
: an equation for determining the molecular weight of polymeric materials that utilizes the viscosity of solutions of the polymer at definite concentrations

Word History

Etymology

after Hermann Staudinger †1965 German chemist

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“Staudinger equation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Staudinger%20equation. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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