Torricellian

adjective
Tor·​ri·​cel·​li·​an | \ ¦tȯrə¦chelēən, ¦tär-, -rə¦sel- \

Definition of Torricellian

: of or relating to the Italian physicist and mathematician Torricelli closely associated with Galileo and noted especially for his researches in pneumatics

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History and Etymology for Torricellian

Evangelista Torricelli †1647 Italian mathematician and physicist + English -an

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“Torricellian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Torricellian. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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