the ratio of the universal gas constant to Avogadro’s number, equal to 1.3803 × 10 −16 erg per degree C. Symbol: k.
(physics) the ratio of the gas constant to the Avogadro constant, equal to 1.380 650 × 10–23 joule per kelvin k
Ludwig [lood-vikh,, loot-] /ˈlud vɪx,, ˈlut-/ (Show IPA), 1844–1906, Austrian physicist. noun Ludwig (ˈluːtvɪç). 1844–1906, Austrian physicist. He established the principle of the equipartition of energy and developed the kinetic theory of gases with J. C. Maxwell Boltzmann (bôlts’män’) Austrian physicist who developed statistical mechanics, the branch of physics that explains how the properties of […]
Pharmacology, Veterinary Medicine. a round mass of medicinal material, larger than an ordinary pill. Abbreviation: bol. a soft, roundish mass or lump, especially of chewed food. bole2 . Contemporary Examples Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea, the ‘Sex Superbug,’ Is Not Worse Than AIDS Kent Sepkowitz May 6, 2013 Historical Examples The Origin of Vertebrates Walter Holbrook Gaskell The […]
János [yah-nawsh] /ˈyɑ nɔʃ/ (Show IPA), 1802–60, Hungarian mathematician. Historical Examples The Mystery of Space Robert T. Browne Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 6 Various
the theorem that every bounded set with an infinite number of elements contains at least one accumulation point.