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Black, Joseph Line breaks: Jo¦seph Black

Definition of Black, Joseph in English:

( 1728–99), Scottish chemist. He was important in developing accurate techniques for following chemical reactions by weighing reactants and products, and formulated the concepts of latent heat and thermal capacity.

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