coefficient of compressibility

Definition of coefficient of compressibility

: the decrease in volume per unit volume (as of a gas) produced by a unit change in pressure

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“Coefficient of compressibility.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coefficient%20of%20compressibility. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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