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  • The wheel was connected to a receiving antenna and the mercury to earth or to an equivalent balancing capacity.
  • To give that terrible order seemed to him equivalent to resigning the command of the army.
  • In 1839 Seguin endeavoured to determine the mechanical equivalent of heat from the loss of heat suffered by steam in expanding, assuming that the whole of the heat so lost was consumed in doing external work against the pressure to which the steam was exposed.
  • Pincta, pitta, a painted or marked vessel), a liquid measure of capacity, equivalent to s of a gallon.
  • Mayer, a physician at Heilbronn, published an attempt to determine the mechanical equivalent of heat from the heat produced when air is compressed.
 

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