Laplace's law

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La·place's law (lahplahsґəz) [Pierre Simon de Laplace, French mathematician and physicist, 1749â€“1827] see under law.
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Laplace's law — or The law of Laplace may refer to several concepts, * Biot Savart law, in electromagnetics, it describes the magnetic field set up by a steady current density. * Young Laplace equation, describing pressure difference over an interface in fluid… … Wikipedia
law of Laplace — law of La·place lä pläs n a law in physics that in medicine is applied in the physiology of blood flow: under equilibrium conditions the pressure tangent to the circumference of a vessel storing or transmitting fluid equals the product of the… … Medical dictionary
Laplace–Runge–Lenz vector — Throughout this article, vectors and their magnitudes are indicated by boldface and italic type, respectively; for example, left mathbf{A} ight = A. In classical mechanics, the Laplace–Runge–Lenz vector (or simply the LRL vector) is a vector… … Wikipedia
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Laplace, PierreSimon, marquis de — born March 23, 1749, Beaumount en Auge, France died March 5, 1827, Paris French mathematician, astronomer, and physicist. He is best known for his investigations into the stability of the solar system and the theory of magnetic, electrical, and… … Universalium
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Laplace — Ernest, U.S. surgeon, 1861–1924. See L. forceps. Pierre S. de, French mathematician, 1749–1827. See L. law … Medical dictionary
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PierreSimon Laplace — Laplace redirects here. For the city in Louisiana, see LaPlace, Louisiana. For the joint NASA ESA space mission, see Europa Jupiter System Mission. Pierre Simon, marquis de Laplace Pierre Simon Laplace (1749–1827). Posthumous portrait … Wikipedia