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Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

(1778—1850)


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(1778–1850) French scientist

whose discovery of the laws of chemical combination in gases helped to establish the atomic theory. It also led to Avogadro's law. See also Charles' law.

Subjects: Science and Mathematics.


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