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gas law

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noun Physics.
  1. ideal gas law.
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Origin of gas law

First recorded in 1895–1900
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British Dictionary definitions for gas laws

gas laws

pl n
  1. the physical laws obeyed by gases, esp Boyle's law and Charles' lawSee also gas equation
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gas laws in Science

gas laws

  1. A series of laws in physics that predict the behavior of an ideal gas by describing the relations between the temperature, volume, and pressure. The laws include Boyle's law, Charles' law, and the pressure law, and are combined in the ideal gas law.
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