Definition of Black, Joseph in English:

Black, Joseph

Line breaks: Jo¦seph Black
Pronunciation: /blak
 
/
( 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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