Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

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Noun1.Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac - French chemist and physicist who first isolated boron and who formulated the law describing the behavior of gases under constant pressure (1778-1850)Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac - French chemist and physicist who first isolated boron and who formulated the law describing the behavior of gases under constant pressure (1778-1850)
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Charles (see 1783) rediscovered the relationship in 1787, however, and the French chemist Joseph-Louis Gay-Lussac (1778-1850) again rediscovered it five years later.