fugacity

noun fu·gac·i·ty \ fyü-ˈga-sə-tē \

Definition of fugacity

: the vapor pressure of a vapor assumed to be an ideal gas obtained by correcting the determined vapor pressure and useful as a measure of the escaping tendency of a substance from a heterogeneous system

Origin and Etymology of fugacity

fugacious

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fugacity

noun fu·gac·i·ty \ fyü-ˈgas-ət-ē \

medical Definition of fugacity

plural fugacities
: the vapor pressure of a vapor assumed to be an ideal gas obtained by correcting the determined vapor pressure and useful as a measure of the escaping tendency of a substance from a heterogeneous system

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