torr

noun \ ˈtȯr \

Definition of torr

plural torr
: a unit of pressure equal to ¹/₇₆₀ of an atmosphere (about 133.3 pascals)

Origin and Etymology of torr

Evangelista Torricelli


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torr

noun \ ˈtȯ(ə)r \

medical Definition of torr

plural torr
: a unit of pressure equal to ¹/₇₆₀ of an atmosphere or about 0.019 pounds per square inch or about 133.3 pascals

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