Trouton's rule


Trou·​ton's rule
: a statement in physical chemistry: the molar heats of vaporization of pure liquids are proportional to the absolute temperatures of their boiling points

Word History


after Frederick T. Trouton †1922 English physicist

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“Trouton's rule.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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