the principle that, for relatively low pressures, the pressure of an ideal gas kept at constant temperature varies inversely with the volume of the gas.
the principle that the pressure of a gas varies inversely with its volume at constant temperature
The principle that the volume of a given mass of an ideal gas is inversely proportional to its pressure, as long as temperature remains constant. Boyle’s law is a subcase of the ideal gas law. Compare Charles’s law.
noun (informal) a young man who drives his car aggressively and at inappropriately high speeds (as modifier): the boy-racer market
a river in E Ireland: William III defeated James II near here 1690. 70 miles (110 km) long. Contemporary Examples Up to a Point: The U.S. Government’s Minimum Wage Is $430 Million Per Hour P. J. O’Rourke March 20, 2014 Historical Examples No Defense, Complete Gilbert Parker Blow The Man Down Holman Day Orange and […]
a city in SE Florida.
plural noun a series of seven cataracts in the NE Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaïre), on the upper River Congo: forms an unnavigable stretch of 90 km (56 miles), which falls 60 m (200 ft) Former name Stanley Falls