law of Boyle and Mariotte

law of Boyle and Mar·​i·​otte | \ -ˌmarēˈät \

Definition of law of Boyle and Mariotte

: boyle's law

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History and Etymology for law of Boyle and Mariotte

after Robert Boyle †1691 British physicist and Edme Mariotte †1684 French physicist who independently discovered it

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“Law of Boyle and Mariotte.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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