Avogadro number


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Avogadro number - the number of molecules in a mole of a substance (approximately 602,250,000,000,000,000,000,000)
constant - a number representing a quantity assumed to have a fixed value in a specified mathematical context; "the velocity of light is a constant"
References in periodicals archive ?
o] is the Avogadro number, [sigma] is the interfacial tension, [gamma] is a numerical coefficient that has a value of ~4, [eta] is the viscosity of the liquid, k is the Boltzmann constant, T is the temperature, [r.
By definition, the Avogadro number relates macroscopic masses to atomic measurements," Taylor says.
In (5) P is density, Mc is the average molar mass of polymer chains ("strands") between crosslinks in nondamaged rubber, A is the Avogadro number and [M.