Violle standard


variants or Violle
plural -s
: a photometric unit that is the luminous intensity of a square centimeter of platinum at the temperature of solidification and equals about 20 candles

Word History


after Jules Violle †1923 French physicist

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“Violle standard.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Jun. 2023.

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