Definition of Dalton's law in English:

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Dalton's law

Pronunciation: /ˈdôltnz ˌlô/
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.
Example sentences
  • 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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Syllabification: Dal·ton's law

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