equation of state


noun Physics.

an equation relating the temperature, pressure, and volume of a given thermodynamic system.

Nearby words

  1. equate,
  2. equation,
  3. equation division,
  4. equation movement,
  5. equation of motion,
  6. equation of time,
  7. equation, chemical,
  8. equational,
  9. equational verb,
  10. equationally


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British Dictionary definitions for equation of state

equation of state

noun

any equation that expresses the relationship between the temperature, pressure, and volume of a substance
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