[maks-wel bawlts-mahn, -muh n, -wuh l] /ˈmæks wɛl ˈbɔlts mɑn, -mən, -wəl/
statistics for classical physics, based on the assumption that in a given physical system consisting of indistinguishable particles and regions, all possible arrangements of the particles in the various regions have equal probability.
noun, Physics. 1. a hypothetical agent or device of arbitrarily small mass that is considered to admit or block selectively the passage of individual molecules from one compartment to another according to their speed, constituting a violation of the second law of thermodynamics.
noun, Astronomy. 1. a compact mountain range on Ishtar Terra, one of the regions of highest elevation on Venus.
- Maxwell roach
[rohch] /roʊtʃ/ noun 1. Maxwell (“Max”) 1924–2007, U.S. jazz drummer and bandleader. /rəʊtʃ/ noun (pl) roaches, roach 1. a European freshwater cyprinid food fish, Rutilus rutilus, having a deep compressed body and reddish ventral and tail fins 2. any of various similar fishes /rəʊtʃ/ noun 1. short for cockroach 2. (slang) the butt of a […]
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