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pascal

 (Pa) [pas-kal´, pas´kal]
the SI unit of pressure, which corresponds to a force of one newton per square meter.

Pas·cal

(pahs-kahl'),
Blaise, French scientist, 1623-1662. See: pascal, Pascal law.

pas·cal (Pa),

(pahs'kahl),
A derived unit of pressure or stress in the SI system, expressed in newtons per square meter; equal to 10-5 bar or 7.50062 × 10-3 torr.
[Blaise Pascal]

pascal

/pas·cal/ (Pa) (pas-kal´) (pas´kal) the SI unit of pressure, which corresponds to a force of one newton per square meter.

PASCAL

[poskul′, paskal′]
Etymology: Blaise Pascal, French scientist, 1623-1662
a higher level computer compiler language, used to teach programming.

pas·cal

(pas-kahl')
A derived unit of pressure or stress in the SI, expressed in newtons per square meter; equal to 10-5 bar or 7.50062 × 10-3 torr.
[Blaise Pascal]

Pascal,

Blaise, French scientist, 1623-1662.
pascal - a derived unit of pressure or stress in the SI system.
Pascal law - fluids at rest transmit pressure equally in every direction.

pascal (pas·kalˑ),

n a unit of pressure equivalent to one newton per square meter.

pascal

the SI unit of pressure, which corresponds to a force of one newton per square meter; symbol, Pa.
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The whole Pascal family began adopting a Jansenist-inspired faith.
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Pascal uses the verb subsister multiple times in relation to this new temporal state of the world: "Sans Jesus-Christ, le monde ne subsisterait pas, car il faudrait, ou qu'il fut detruit, ou qu'il fut comme un enfer" (L449-S690).
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After his conversion, Pascal became an ardent Catholic, although he sided with an Augustinian sect called the Jansenists, in whose convent at Port Royal his sister Jacqueline had become a nun.
De manera que el planteamiento de Carmen Monasterio, y que queda postulado ya desde el principio en el titulo de su obra, es que el pensamiento de Pascal seria un modo valido de hacer filosofia en donde los limites de la razon y de la fe quedarian integrados y subsumidos en un nuevo logos.
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Born in Cameroon in west central Africa, Pascal was forced to marry at the age of 13.