Avogadro law


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

A·vo·gad·ro law

(ah-vō-gahd'rō),
equal volumes of gases contain equal numbers of molecules, the conditions of pressure and temperature being the same.
[Amadeo Avogadro]

A·vo·gad·ro law

(ah-vō-gahd'rō law)
Equal volumes of gases contain equal numbers of molecules, the conditions of pressure and temperature being the same.
Synonym(s): Ampère postulate, Avogadro hypothesis, Avogadro postulate.
[Amadeo Avogadro]

Avogadro law

Equal volumes of gases at the same pressure and temperature contain equal numbers of molecules.

Avogadro,

Amadeo, Italian physicist, 1776-1856.
Avogadro constant - Synonym(s): Avogadro number
Avogadro hypothesis - Synonym(s): Avogadro law
Avogadro law - equal volumes of gases contain equal numbers of molecules, the conditions of pressure and temperature being the same. Synonym(s): Ampère postulate; Avogadro hypothesis; Avogadro postulate
Avogadro number - the number of molecules in one gram-molecular weight (1 mol) of any compound. Synonym(s): Avogadro constant
Avogadro postulate - Synonym(s): Avogadro law