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

Definition of Torricellian

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of torricellian

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

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