Darcy's Law Definition

A law stating that the rate at which a fluid flows through a permeable medium, such as an aquifer, is directly proportional to the drop in elevation between two places in the medium and inversely proportional to the distance between them.
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Origin of Darcy's Law

  • After Henry Philibert Gaspard Darcy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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