Meaning of CARNOT'S LAW in English


(ˈ)kär|nōz- noun

Usage: usually capitalized C

Etymology: after N.L.S. Carnot died 1832, French physicist

: a statement in physics: the specific heat of a gas at constant pressure minus the specific heat at constant volume multiplied by the mechanical equivalent of heat equals the gas constant for the gas in question

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