standard atmosphere


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Noun1.standard atmosphere - a unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigradestandard atmosphere - a unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade
pressure unit - a unit measuring force per unit area
s.t.p., STP - standard temperature and pressure
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33 kPa (kilo pascal, 1 standard atmosphere = 760 mm of Hg = 101.
It has a compressibility correction chart, worldwide time correction chart and an ICAO Standard Atmosphere reference table.
That's factoring a standard atmosphere of 59 degrees Fahrenheit and 29.
According to the International Standard Atmosphere, [beta] has a value of about 82714 [m.

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