Definition of Dalton's law in English:

Dalton's law

Syllabification: Dal·ton's law
Pronunciation: /ˈdôltnz ˌlô
 
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Chemistry
  • A law stating that the pressure exerted by a mixture of gases in a fixed volume is equal to the sum of the pressures that would be exerted by each gas alone in the same volume.
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    • This is covered by Dalton's law of partial pressure.
    • This is summarized in Dalton's law of partial pressures.
    • There are several other laws pertaining to gases including Dalton's law of partial pressures.

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