Torr meaning

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A unit of pressure that is equal to approximately 1.316 × 10−3 atmosphere or 133.3 pascals.
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A unit of atmospheric pressure equal to the pressure of a force of 133.322 pascals (1.33322 millibars or one millimeter of mercury or1760 atmosphere)
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A unit of pressure that is equal to approximately 1.316·10-3 atmosphere or 133.3 pascals.
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Origin of torr

  • After Evangelista Torricelli

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

  • Named for Evangelista Torricelli, an Italian physicist

    From Wiktionary