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The first burette was invented by Gay-Lussac, a drawing of whose instrument is given below.
Gay-Lussac found that two volumes of hydrogen combined with one volume of oxygen to produce two volumes of water vapor.An Introduction to the History of Science|Walter Libby
The nitrogen left after the withdrawal of the oxygen from the admitted air escapes through the Gay-Lussac tower X.An Elementary Study of Chemistry|William McPherson
Impure spirits of 40° Gay-Lussac, and not water, should be used as a menstruum for the salt of copper.
Hydrocyanic acid was discovered by Scheele; but its nature and chemical properties were first investigated by Gay-Lussac.