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Maxwell-Boltzmann statistics

[maks-wel bawlts-mahn, -muh n, -wuh l]
noun Physics.
  1. 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.
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Origin of Maxwell-Boltzmann statistics

1965–70; after J. C. Maxwell and Ludwig Boltzmann
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