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Gay-Lus·sac(gā′lə-săk′, -lü-säk′), Joseph Louis 1778-1850.
French chemist and physicist who isolated boron (1809) and formulated a law that explains the behavior of a gas under constant pressure.
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Gay-Lussac(ˈɡeɪˈluːsæk; French ɡɛlysak)
(Biography) Joseph Louis (ʒozɛf lwi). 1778–1850, French physicist and chemist: discovered the law named after him (1808), investigated the effects of terrestrial magnetism, isolated boron and cyanogen, and discovered methods of manufacturing sulphuric and oxalic acids
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Joseph Louis, 1778–1850, French chemist and physicist.
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